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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. 28, 2016
Gamble receives Outstanding Georgia Peanut Farmer of the Year Award for District 5

MACON, Ga. — Wilbur T. Gamble Jr., Dawson, Georgia, received the Outstanding Georgia Peanut Farmer of the Year Award for District 5 at the 40th annual Georgia Peanut Farm Show and Conference, Jan. 21, 2016, at the University of Georgia Tifton Campus Conference Center, Tifton, Georgia. The award is sponsored by the Georgia Peanut Commission and Agri Supply. 
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Jan. 28, 2016
Floyd receives Outstanding Georgia Peanut Farmer of the Year Award for District 4

MACON, Ga. — Sam Floyd Jr., Danville, Georgia, received the Outstanding Georgia Peanut Farmer of the Year Award for District 4 at the 40th annual Georgia Peanut Farm Show and Conference, Jan. 21, 2016, at the University of Georgia Tifton Campus Conference Center, Tifton, Georgia. The award is sponsored by the Georgia Peanut Commission and Agri Supply. 
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Jan. 28, 2016
Dixon receives Outstanding Georgia Peanut Farmer of the Year Award for District 3

MACON, Ga. — James M. Dixon, Girard, Georgia, received the Outstanding Georgia Peanut Farmer of the Year Award for District 3 at the 40th annual Georgia Peanut Farm Show and Conference, Jan. 21, 2016, at the University of Georgia Tifton Campus Conference Center, Tifton, Georgia. The award is sponsored by the Georgia Peanut Commission and Agri Supply. 
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Jan. 28, 2016
Robinson receives Outstanding Georgia Peanut Farmer of the Year Award for District 2

MACON, Ga. — Wavell Robinson, Pavo, Georgia, received the Outstanding Georgia Peanut Farmer of the Year Award for District 2 at the 40th annual Georgia Peanut Farm Show and Conference, Jan. 21, 2016, at the University of Georgia Tifton Campus Conference Center, Tifton, Georgia. The award is sponsored by the Georgia Peanut Commission and Agri Supply. 
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Jan. 28, 2016
Grimes receives Outstanding Georgia Peanut Farmer of the Year Award for District 1

MACON, Ga. — Louie Grimes, Colquitt, Georgia, received the Outstanding Georgia Peanut Farmer of the Year Award for District 1 at the 40th annual Georgia Peanut Farm Show and Conference, Jan. 21, 2016, at the University of Georgia Tifton Campus Conference Center, Tifton, Georgia. The award is sponsored by the Georgia Peanut Commission and Agri Supply. 
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Jan. 27, 2016
Dunaway receives Outstanding Georgia Young Peanut Farmer Award

MACON, Ga. — Trey Dunaway, Hawkinsville, Georgia, was named the Outstanding Georgia Young Peanut Farmer Award at the 40th annual Georgia Peanut Farm Show and Conference, Jan. 21, 2016, at the University of Georgia Tifton Campus Conference Center, Tifton, Georgia. The award is presented annually to one Georgia peanut farmer based upon the applicant’s overall farm operation; environmental and stewardship practices; and leadership and community service activities. The award is sponsored by the Georgia Peanut Commission and BASF. 
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Jan. 22, 2016
Georgia Peanut Farm Show and Conference provides a day of education for peanut farmers

MACON, Ga. — More than 1,400 attendees were able to fine-tune their farming operations with information gained at the 40th annual Georgia Peanut Farm Show and Conference on Jan. 21, 2016, at the University of Georgia Tifton Campus Conference Center in Tifton, Georgia. The show is sponsored by the Georgia Peanut Commission in cooperation with the University of Georgia Tifton Campus and the Southeastern Peanut Farmer.
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