Oct. 5—TIFTON, Ga. — The 46th annual Georgia Peanut Farm Show and Conference has been scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 19, 2023, from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the University of Georgia Tifton Campus Conference Center in Tifton, Georgia. The one-day show is free and open to all farmers and industry representatives to attend.
Attendees will have the opportunity to visit with nearly 100 agribusinesses and organizations in the peanut and agricultural industry, according to a press release from the Georgia Peanut Commission. Farmers will be able to earn private and commercial pesticide applicator certification, as well as learn about cutting-edge research and developments during the University of Georgia Peanut Production Seminar and industry-wide sponsored Peanut Seed Seminar.
Farm Show chairman Rodney Dawson is looking forward to the 2023 show.
"I encourage farmers to attend this one-day show in Tifton," Dawson says. "The knowledge they will gain from industry representatives and seminars is an investment in the future of their farm."
The Georgia Peanut Commission, in cooperation with OneBlood, will host a blood drive from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 19. At the close of that day, there will be nearly $10,000 in door prizes presented to farmers, as well as a grand door prize, vendor products, certificates and equipment.
For more information on the show, contact the Georgia Peanut Commission office at 229-386-3470 or visit www.gapeanuts.com.