2011 News Releases Archive

12/06/11 Georgia Peanut Commission nomination meetings scheduled
12/06/11 Nominations open for Outstanding Georgia Young Peanut Farmer
10/19/11 Opinion Editorial - Supply & demand at root of rising peanut butter costs
10/06/11 Georgia Peanut Bank Week honors peanut farmers Oct. 10-14, 2011
10/03/11 Twenty-fifth annual Georgia Peanut Tour held in Southwest Georgia
09/27/11 Georgia Peanut Tour set for September 28 & 29, 2011 in Bainbridge, Ga. area
08/17/11 Cotton/Peanut Field Day set for September 7, 2011 in Tifton, Ga.
08/03/11 Georgia Peanut Commission holds groundbreaking for new headquarters
Celebration kicks off 50th anniversary of Commission
07/23/11 Georgia Peanut Achievement Club
University of Georgia, Syngenta and BASF recognize top-yielding peanut growers

06/15/11 Georgia Peanut Commission board of directors approve 2011-2012 budget
05/12/11 Georgia Peanut Commission supports tornado relief efforts in Georgia, Alabama and Mississippi
05/12/11 Georgia Peanut Commission urges consumers to donate peanut butter for Stamp Out Hunger on May 14
05/12/11 Peanut farmers reject proposed assessment increase
03/29/11 Georgia Peanut Commission approves $254,000 in peanut research projects
03/25/11 Georgia Peanut Commission reminds growers to return assessment increase referendum ballots
03/14/11 Georgia PB&J Day set for Thursday at State Capitol
The Georgia peanut industry joins together to celebrate National Peanut Month in March
02/23/11 Georgia Peanut Commission to hold assessment increase referendum
01/27/11 Georgia Peanut Commission to hold check-off increase hearing on February 9
01/27/11 Georgia Peanut Commission sets Research Report Day for February 9

Georgia Peanut Farm Show provides a day of education
Mims receives Outstanding Georgia Young Peanut Farmer Award

01/10/11 Georgia Peanut Farm Show set for January 20
Kelley Manufacturing Company sponsors Grand Door Prize