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July/August issue of the Southeastern Peanut Farmer

The July/August 2016 issue of the Southeastern Peanut Farmer is now available online. Click here! This issue features: 2016 Harvest Guidebook Using Social Media for Agvocacy Georgia Peanut Tour set for Sept. 13-15, 2016 Check off reports from the state … Continue reading

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April 2016 issue of the Southeastern Peanut Farmer

The April 2016 issue of the Southeastern Peanut Farmer is now available online. Click here! This issue features the: 2016 Disease Guidebook 2016 Insect Guidebook Peanut Leadership Academy travels to Washington, D.C. Check off reports from the state grower organizations … Continue reading

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UGA climatologist cautions Georgia farmers about impending El Niño weather pattern

An impending El Niño weather pattern could negatively impact Georgia farmers’ abilities to harvest their peanut and cotton crops, according to University of Georgia climatologist Pam Knox. “I think that, for the next three weeks or so, after the current … Continue reading

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Peanut tour showcases Georgia’s 2015 crop

The top peanut-producing state in the country showcased its 2015 crop during the annual Georgia Peanut Tour, which was held Sept. 15-17. The University of Georgia, along with the Georgia Peanut Commission, coordinated the three-day tour, which allowed participants to … Continue reading

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Overuse can lead to resistance

Bob Kemerait opened a copy of the New York Times, Aug. 11, 2014, edition, reading the headline, “Invader Batters Rural America, Shrugging Off Herbicides,” as he talked to growers at the recent field day held at the Southeast Georgia Research and … Continue reading

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Peanut Leadership Academy graduates Class VIII

Nine peanut farmers and sheller representatives from the Southeast graduated from the Peanut Leadership Academy on June 7 at the Grand Hotel in Point Clear, Alabama. During the graduation weekend, graduates and their families had the opportunity to tour Baldwin … Continue reading

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Georgia Peanut Farm Show provides a day of education for peanut farmers

More than 2,000 producers were able to fine-tune their farming operations with information gained at the 38th Annual Georgia Peanut Farm Show on Jan. 16, 2014, at the University of Georgia Tifton Campus Conference Center in Tifton, Ga. The show … Continue reading

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Welcome to SEPFonline!

Welcome to the Southeastern Peanut Farmer’s official website. The Southeastern Peanut Farmer is published by the organizing partners of the Southern Peanut Farmers Federation which include the Alabama Peanut Producers Association, Florida Peanut Producers Association, Georgia Peanut Commission and the … Continue reading

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