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Director of Communications - Joy Carter Crosby
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Mailing Address: P.O. Box 967 Tifton, GA 31793
Street Address: 445 Fulwood Blvd., Tifton, GA 31794
Phone: 229.386.3470
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Jan. 31, 2019
Georgia Peanut Commission Research Report Day set for Feb. 6

TIFTON, Ga. — The Georgia Peanut Commission will hold the annual Research Report Day, Feb. 6, 2019, beginning at 9:00 a.m. at the National Environmentally Sound Production Agriculture Laboratory (NESPAL), located on the University of Georgia Tifton campus at 2360 Rainwater Road, Tifton, Georgia 31793. The event provides growers and industry representatives an opportunity to hear the latest reports and newest information available on peanut research projects funded by GPC in 2018.
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Jan. 22, 2019
USDA set to reopen FSA offices

TIFTON, Ga. — The U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced today that all Farm Service Agency (FSA) offices will reopen to provide additional administrative services to farmers and ranchers during the lapse in federal funding.  
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Jan. 18, 2019
Georgia Peanut Farm Show provides a day of education

TIFTON, Ga. — More than 1,200 attendees were able to fine-tune their farming operations with information gained at the 43rd annual Georgia Peanut Farm Show and Conference on Jan. 17, 2019, at the University of Georgia Tifton Campus Conference Center in Tifton, Georgia. The show is sponsored by the Georgia Peanut Commission.  
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Jan. 7, 2019
Georgia Peanut Farm Show and Conference set for Thursday, Jan. 17

TIFTON, Ga. — Producers can improve the bottom-line of their farming operation with knowledge, connections and information gained at the 43rd annual Georgia Peanut Farm Show and Conference, held at the University of Georgia Tifton Campus Conference Center, Jan. 17, 2019, from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Peanut farmers and those involved in the peanut industry will be able to learn more about the latest products, services and peanut research at the show, which is sponsored by the Georgia Peanut Commission.  
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Jan. 7, 2019
Georgia Peanut Commission board members renominated

TIFTON, Ga. — Three Georgia Peanut Commission board members were renominated without opposition to the Georgia Peanut Commission board of directors at nomination meetings held on Dec. 10, 2018. The Georgia Farm Bureau Federation conducted the nomination meetings for the commission’s districts two, four and five.
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