Southern Peanut Growers Conference
The 17th Annual Southern Peanut Growers Conference was held
July 23-25, 2015 at Callaway Gardens, Pine Mountain, Georgia.

During the three-day event, general sessions provided farmers with information on the future in research with a panel of researchers covering genomics to UAVs. Additional topics focused on keeping the farm for future generations, USDA programs available for new and beginning farmers, peanut policy outlook and future trade opportunities with China.

View Conference Photos
Photos by Georgia Peanut Commission staff
Photos by ZimmComm Media

View Conference Videos
Overview of 17th Annual Southern Peanut Growers Conference
Peanut Profitability Awards Ceremony

Speaker Presentations
2015 Crop Update: Scott Monfort, University of Georgia

Keeping the Farm for Future Generations: Taylor Spangler, University of Florida

Program Opportunities through the USDA for New and Beginning Farmers: Brett Martin, USDA-FSA

U.S. Agricultural Trade Policy: Congressman Ted Yoho, R-Florida

Future Trade Opportunities with China: Bob Parker, National Peanut Board, and Don Koehler, Georgia Peanut Commission

2015 Conference Sponsors

Bayer CropScience
DuPont Crop Protection
National Peanut Board
Ag Technologies
Birdsong Peanuts
Colombo NA
Crop Intel
AgGeorgia Farm Credit
AgSouth Farm Credit
Farm Credit of Florida
Farm Credit of Northwest Florida
First South Farm Credit
Southwest Georgia Farm Credit
Farm Press
Intelli Farms
John Deere Company
Blanchard Equipment Company
Flint Ag & Turf
Lasseter Equipment Group
Smith Tractor
SunSouth LLC
Kelley Manufacturing Co.
Propane Education & Research Council
Valent U.S.A. Corporation
Amadas Industries
Dow AgroSciences
National Peanut Buying Points Assn.
Southeastern Peanut Farmer
The Peanut Grower
AgriLogic Insurance Services, LLC
Alabama Farmers Federation
Alabama Power
AMVAC Chemical
Georgia Farm Bureau
Golden Peanut & Tree Nuts
McCleskey Mills
Monsanto BioAg
Nichino America, Inc.
Olam Edible Nuts
Georgia Development Authority
Newton Crouch Inc.
Nolin Steel
Rayne Plane Inc.
Sessions Co. Inc.
The KBH Corporation
Verdesian Life Sciences Co.

Additional information about future conferences and sponsorship
opportunities are available by contacting the :
Alabama Peanut Prod. Assn.
(334) 792-6482
Florida Peanut Prod. Association
(850) 526-2590
Georgia Peanut Commission
(229) 386-3470
Mississippi Peanut Growers Assn.
(601) 606-3547

Presented by the Southern Peanut Farmers Federation
- in conjunction with -
Auburn University, University of Florida and
University of Georgia