2012 News Releases Archive

12/10/12 Georgia Peanut Commission nomination meetings set for December 18 and 19
11/30/12 Nominations open for Outstanding Georgia Young Peanut Farmer
10/05/12 37th Annual Georgia Peanut Farm Show and Conference set for January 17, 2013
10/01/12 Georgia Peanut Commission Bank Week pays homage to peanut farmers Oct. 15-19, 2012
09/12/12 Georgia Peanut Tour set for September 19-20
Tour provides an overview of peanut production from the farm to processing

Plains Peanut Festival set for Sept. 14-15
Mr. Peanut honored as Grand Marshall in Plains parade

08/24/12 Georgia Cotton and Peanut Field Day set for September 12
08/06/12 Georgia Peanut Commission holds ribbon cutting and open house for new headquarters on July 31
07/27/12 Georgia Peanut Commission sets ribbon cutting and open house for new headquarters on July 31
07/13/12 Southern Peanut Farmers Federation pleased with House FARRM bill progress
06/22/12 Southern Peanut Farmers Federation disappointed in Senate Farm Bill provisions
05/21/12 Morris testifies at farm bill hearing
05/03/12 Peanut farmers approve the Georgia Peanut Commission
05/03/12 Georgia Peanut Commission awards five recipe winners at the Georgia School Nutrition Association meeting
04/27/12 Chambliss leads effort to protect Southern farmers
03/29/12 Georgia Peanut Commission approves $260,000 in new peanut research projects
03/12/12 Georgia Peanut Commission holds referendum March 15 - April 15
03/01/12 Georgia PB&J Day set for Tuesday at State Capitol
The Georgia peanut industry joins together to celebrate National Peanut Month in March
03/01/12 Kelley Manufacturing Company donates $50,000 towards Georgia Peanut Commission new headquarters
02/13/12 Georgia Peanut Commission seeks National Peanut Board nominees
02/01/12 Georgia Peanut Commission sets Research Report Day for February 8

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

01/06/12 Georgia Peanut Farm Show set for January 19
Kelley Manufacturing Company sponsors Grand Door Prize