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Global Partnerships for a Future without Hunger: Hershey and Project Peanut Butter (Part II)

Hershey Project Peanut Butter Facility

Our interview continues with Jeff King, senior director, global brand for Hershey to find out more about their partnership with Project Peanut Butter in Ghana to help victims of severe acute malnutrition.

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Global Partnerships for a Future without Hunger: Hershey and Project Peanut Butter (Part I)

Hershey Project Peanut Butter

Late last year, the Hershey Company, in partnership with Project Peanut Butter, opened the project’s newest manufacturing facility in Kumasi, Ghana. The plant produces Project Peanut Butter’s peanut-based Ready to Use Therapeutic Foods (RUTFs) endorsed by leading NGOs as the world’s most effective treatment for severe childhood malnutrition. In this two-part series, we caught up with Jeff King, senior director, global brand for Hershey to find out more about the project and their plans for the future.

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New York Gets a Big Infusion of #PeanutPower

Peanut Pop up Grower

You couldn’t be in New York City last week and not know America’s peanut farmers were in town. The National Peanut Board spread #peanutpower through the Perfectly Powerful Peanut Pop Up. Visitors and participants were encouraged to share their peanutty experiences through social media using the hashtag #peanutpower.

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America’s Peanut Farmers & Project PB&J Make Sandwiches for New Yorkers in Need on National PB&J Day

PBJ Party

The National Peanut Board wrapped up a week of spreading #peanutpower in New York City with a Project PB&J spreading party. In honor of National Peanut Butter & Jelly Day on April 2, America’s peanut farmers teamed up with Which Wich®, Skippy® and One Sandwich at a Time to race the clock and make 1,000 PB&J’s in one hour for the hungry in New York City.

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Spring Blossoms New Products and Menu Items

Lovely juice

New items on grocery store shelves to spice up your day or cool down your summer. Peanut and peanut butter lovers rejoice!

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Celebrate PB & J Day with Six Delicious Recipes

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It’s PB & Jelly time and we are celebrating National Peanut Butter & Jelly Day. Peanut butter and jelly is perhaps the greatest food pairing in human history. To celebrate this day, make the famous American sandwich for lunch! It simply includes a layer of peanut butter and either jam or jelly on bread.

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Chefs Profess Their Love of Peanuts During National Peanut Month

Peanuts shelled out in hand.

As we come to the close of National Peanut Month, we are sharing a few peanut memories from America’s hottest chefs. We reached out to them to ask why they love peanuts and what their favorite memory of America’s favorite nut is. Pichet Ong, James Beard-Nominated Pastry Chef and Restaurateur “It’s funny with peanuts because […]

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Got #PeanutEnvy? Your Contribution Will Help Feed Those In Need

Peanut Envy Donation

Get your own limited edition “Peanut Envy” t-shirt! Make a donation to Peanut Butter for the Hungry to help malnourished children in places where resources are limited.

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In a Nutshell: Peanut Flour vs Powdered Peanut Butter

Gluten Free Peanut Flours

March is National Flour Month and we thought this was the perfect time talk about the differences between peanut flour and powdered peanut butter. Powdered peanut butter is a popular item that keeps showing up on grocery store shelves. Many of you all may be adding it to your smoothies or oatmeal in the morning […]

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Dr. Julia: The Chocolate Galaxy

Julia Nordgren

Because I am a pediatrician who loves healthy cooking, I have a reputation as the local food police. People are always amazed to see me out with my family for ice cream. And when I am out to dinner with friends, there is always an uncomfortable silence when the waiter asks if anyone wants dessert.

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