Production Research Proposals, Diversity Session On Agenda for National Peanut Board’s Quarterly Board Meeting

JANUARY 4, 2016--ATLANTAThe National Peanut Board will hold its quarterly Board and committee meetings in Atlanta, Ga., Feb. 3 – 4, 2016. NPB’s Diversity Advisory Committee & Council will meet in conjunction with the board meeting.


The Board’s Research Committee will consider requests for FY-16 funding for production research from state peanut producer organizations and universities. Funding production research to make America’s peanut farmers more competitive is a core part of the Board’s mission.


All meetings take place at HLB Gross Collins, 3300 Cumberland Boulevard, Suite 900, Atlanta, GA  30339. The National Peanut Board and committee meeting schedule is as follows:



Meeting Location:                  HLB Gross Collins, 3300 Cumberland Boulevard, Suite 900

10:15 – 11:15 a.m.                          NPB General Session

11:15 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.            Promotions & Reputation Management Committee

1:45 – 2:15 p.m.                             Budget & Finance Committee




Meeting Location:                     HLB Gross Collins, 3300 Cumberland Boulevard, Suite 900

8:30 – 10:00 a.m.                         Research Committee—-Review of State Research Proposals for FY-16 Funding

10:00 – 10:15 a.m.                         Break

10:15 – 11:15 a.m.                             Diversity Advisory Committee & Council

                                           Diversity Session with States

11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.                    NPB General Session Reconvenes

12:15 p.m.                                          Adjournment


A copy of the procedures governing National Peanut Board meetings is available upon request.

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