#2016SPGC Back on the Gulf Coast

spgc-themeThe 18th annual Southern Peanut Growers Conference was held July 21-23 at the Sandestin Resort in Miramar Beach, Florida. The annual event is a combined meeting of the Alabama, Florida, Georgia, and Mississippi peanut producers associations and features industry updates on marketing, production, research, and legislation.

2016 Southern Peanut Growers Conference Photo Album

Welcome Back to Florida #2016SPGC
Interview with Ken Barton, FL Peanut Producers Interview with Malcolm Broome, Mississippi Peanut Producers

House Ag Chairman Addresses #2016SPGC
Rep. Mike Conaway addresses SPGC Rep. Conaway press conference

How BASF Helps #Peanut Farmers Survive
Interview with William Reed, BASF

Happy 75th to M&Ms!
Interview with Anne-Marie DeLorenzo, Mars Chocolate

Ag Colleges Helping #Peanut Farmers Survive
Land Grants’ Role in Survival

Surviving Production Uncertainty Panel
Surviving Production Uncertainty panel

Bayer Welcome Dinner Sets Mood for #2016SPGC
Interview with John Hand, Bayer

Marketing Peanuts to Millennials
Interview with Ryan Lepicier, National Peanut Board Interview with Leslie Wagner, Southern Peanut Growers

Valent Valor Award Goes to Fletcher
Interview with Dr. Stanley Fletcher, Center for Peanut Competitiveness

#2016SPGC Screens New Ice Cream Flavors
Interview with Brooke Goff of Eat Y’all

#Peanut Oil – Fuel for Survival
Dr. Marshall Lamb, National Peanut Research Lab Ronnie Davis, USDA Rural Development Ed Coppola, Applied Research Associates

New Company Joins #2016SPGC Family
Josh Carnley, Vantage South

Focus on Surviving Another Farm Bill at #2016SPGC
Interview with Bob Redding, The Redding Group

Verdesian Primo Power for #Peanuts
Interview with Stan Deal, Verdesian

Koehler Honored by Congress
Interview with Don Koehler, GA Peanut Commission

Alabama Peanut Exec Survives #2016SPGC
Interview with Caleb Bristow, Alabama Peanut Producers

Syngenta Helps #Peanut Growers Celebrate Survival
Interview with Lyle Stewart, Syngenta