The Mississippi Peanut Growers Association plan to hold their annual meeting trade show Jan. 31- Feb. 1, 2018, at the Lake Terrace Convention Center in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. The event provides growers with the latest information on peanut production, research and new products.
Growers will have the opportunity to visit with several exhibitors showcasing equipment and services for the peanut industry. Exhibits open at 1:00 p.m. on Wed., Jan. 31.
Speakers during the annual meeting will provide an update on Mississippi State University, agronomic practices, peanut market outlook for 2018, insect research in Mississippi peanuts. Growers will also hear reports on checkoff activities MPGA and the National Peanut Board as well as an update on the 2018 Farm Bill from Bob Redding.