2015 Southern Peanut Growers Conference

spgc-15-welcomeThe location is new this year but the 17th annual Southern Peanut Growers Conference has the same great line up of information and entertainment for peanut farmers and industry partners from Alabama, Florida, Georgia and Mississippi.

For the first time in 17 years, Georgia is the host state for the event that has always been held in Panama City Beach, Florida. The venue this year is Callaway Gardens, a 6400 acre resort located in Pine Mountain, Georgia where from hiking the cool mountain trails to lounging on the largest man-made beach in North America.


2015 Southern Peanut Growers Conference Photo Album

Callaway Gardens Welcomes Peanut Growers
Interview with Don Koehler, Georgia Peanut Commission Interview with Ken Barton, Florida Peanut Producers Association

Meet the New Kid at the SPGCInterview with Caleb Bristow, Alabama Peanut Producers Association

Looking Good in MississippiInterview with Malcolm Broome, Mississippi Peanut Growers Association

Deputy Agriculture Secretary Returns to Her Roots
Deputy Secretary of Agriculture Krysta Harden at SPGC Interview with Krysta Harden

Florida Congressman Advocates for AgricultureInterview with Rep. Ted Yoho (R-FL)

Bigger Southeast Peanut Crop Looking GoodInterview with Scott Monfort, UGA

Peanut Research Future Includes Georgia TechInterview with Doug Britton, Georgia Tech

Redding Honored with Valor AwardInterview with Bob Redding, peanut industry lobbyist

Georgia Farm Bureau President Visits SPGCInterview with Zippy Duvall, Georgia Farm Bureau president

Keeping the Farm for Future GenerationsInterview with Taylor Spangler, University of Florida

Trade Opportunities with ChinaInterview with Bob Parker and Don Koehler

2015 Farm Press Peanut Profitability Awards
Interview with Anthony Reed, Oklahoma - Southwest Region Interview with Brian McClam, South Carolina - Upper Southeast Interview with Johnny Cochran, Georgia - Lower Southeast Interview with Dr. Marshall Lamb, National Peanut Research Lab