Events

From Twitter chats to exciting events held across the country, check out what’s happening in the world of peanuts now.

The Peanut Podcast: What’s Next in Retail and Dining

There’s nothing like opening a new jar of classic creamy peanut butter or enjoying the kid’s menu staple (and adult favorite) PB&J. But when it comes to new retail products and menu items with peanuts, exciting trends are underway! Peanuts are being used in unique ways like PB&J burgers or even to elevate a college dining experience. This legume can compete with the trend for healthier foods and for consumers wanting more purpose out of the brands they buy. The National Peanut Board (NPB) covered the topic in a recent episode of The Peanut Podcast. Read below for highlights and listen to the episode here or on your favorite streaming platform.

 

National Peanut Board’s December Board Meeting Planned for In-Person in Washington D.C.

NPB will elect 2022 officers, who will be instated in the roles of chairman, vice-chairman, treasurer and secretary.

National Peanut Board’s April Board Meeting is Planned for In-Person and Virtual Attendance

April 5, 2021– ATLANTAThe National Peanut Board will hold its quarterly Board and committee meetings in Memphis, TN., April 13-14, 2021. Board members and alternates will tour Delta Peanut Co. and visit Cole Hawkins’s Farm.

Texas Changes Nominations Election to March 10 at Wildcatter Ranch and Resort

Texas Peanut Producers Board (TPPB) seeks eligible peanut producers who are interested in serving on the National Peanut Board.

Free Grower Media Training and Refresher Open to Peanut Growers

As reporters make their way out into the fields to speak directly with peanut farmers, National Peanut Board is offering a free media training and refresher webinar for all peanut growers on Feb. 23, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. EST.

3 Socially Distanced Cookie Swap Alternatives

It’s cookie swap season, but due to the pandemic, you might want to keep the in-person “swapping” to a minimum. Don’t worry, because we’ve got you covered. Here’s some ideas to help maintain social distancing while still keeping up with the baking tradition.

Before You Reset Your Clock, Here’s How to Set Your Day for the Time Change

Time changes from Daylight Savings can wreak havoc on your day. Before you reset your clock, consider setting a plan to prepare for the time change. Here’s some tips for setting your day.

 

Paw for PB and Benefit Best Friends Animal Society

The National Peanut Board has created a new game on Instagram called Paw for PB and it combines two of our favorite things: dogs and peanut butter. Share with your friends and family because each play equals more money for Best Friends Animal Society.

Join our Virtual Bake Off for a Good Cause with Milk Bar Founder Christina Tosi

As part of our year-long Spreading Good initiative, we’ll be cooking for a good cause with Christina Tosi, chef, founder, and owner of Milk Bar. Proceeds from the virtual event will benefit the non-profit, The Birthday Party Project. Let’s put those peanut butter cravings to good use!

Early Show Trends Predicted to Power Product Innovation at Natural Products Expo West 2020

The National Peanut Board (NPB) will be in Anaheim, CA from March 3-7, attending Natural Products Expo West 2020. With over 86,000 industry professionals represented, this event is known as the world’s largest natural, organic and healthy products trade show.

    

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