Production Research Proposals on Agenda for February National Peanut Board Meeting

Jan. 14, 2019– ATLANTAThe National Peanut Board will hold its quarterly Board and committee meetings in Atlanta, Ga., Feb. 12-13, 2019. The Board’s Research Committee will consider requests for FY-19 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 the National Peanut Board Office Building, 3350 Riverwood Parkway, SE, Suite GL 26 on ground level, Atlanta, GA  30339. The National Peanut Board and committee meeting schedule is as follows:



10:15 -11:15 a.m. NPB General Session
11:15 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Domestic Promotions Committee
12:30 - 1:30 p.m. Lunch
1:45 - 2:15 p.m. Budget & Finance Committee
2:15 - 3:15 p.m. Diversity Committee
3:15 - 4:15 p.m. Strategic Planning Committee
4:15 - 5:30 p.m. Board Photos
7:00 - 9:00 p.m. Dinner








8:30 - 10:00 a.m. Research Committee
10:00 - 10:15 a.m. Break
10:15 - 11:00 a.m. NPB General Session Reconvenes
11:00 a.m. Adjourn
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Lunch
12:15 - 2:15 p.m. Future Support for Peanut Breeding


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