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Grower and Industry Communications

The National Peanut Board communicates with its growers and all those involved in the peanut industr...

Aug 15, 2023
Immerse Yourself in a Day on a Peanut Farm

Join farmer Thomas Adams and his dog Lacey as they begin their peanut harvest in Southeast Alabama. ...

Aug 15, 2023
George Washington Carver: A World-Famous Scientist, Inventor and Educator

Honor George Washington Carver's contributions to the peanut industry by reading his outstanding bio...

Jun 2, 2023
Peanuts and Sustainability FAQs

Curious about peanuts and sustainability? Get answers to your frequently asked questions about the e...

Sep 1, 2023
National Peanut Board Announces Staffing Updates

Maria Mehok promoted to SVP, COO; Dena Malsom is new VP, CMO; and Markita Lewis promoted to manager

Feb 26, 2024
Diversity Oversight Committee Meeting and Agricultural Tours Planned for April Board Meeting

The National Peanut Board will hold its quarterly Board and committee meetings in St. Louis, Missour...

Mar 21, 2024
USDA Announces Voting Period for Continuance Referendum for National Peanut Research and Promotion Program

Eligible peanut producers can opt to vote electronically or by paper ballot.

Feb 27, 2024
Sustainable at Heart

Casey Cox Kerr doesn’t just think of sustainability when it’s convenient.

Feb 8, 2024
A Dental Hygienist “Retires” Into Peanut Farming

The path to life as a farmer is unique for Eileen Jordan of Rayville, Louisiana.

Feb 8, 2024
A Peanut Farm Mom Nurtures Food and Family

Meet Amanda Baxley, mother of three girls and wife of Neal Baxley, a seventh-generation farmer.

Feb 8, 2024