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Peanut Information Network System: Training Materials

Hot Topics on Peanuts - A part of the 2010 Georgia Peanut Tour

September 14, 2010

Sponsored by:

The Georgia Peanut Commission, USAID Peanut-CRSP Program, The Food Product Innovation and Commercialization Center, The National Center for Peanut Competitiveness

* note: For certain topics, a shortened summary of the presentation can be obtained by clicking "(summary)" next to that topic.

Agenda and Presentations

Time Topic Speaker
3:00-3:05 p.m Opening Remarks Dr. Yen-Con Hung
3:05-3:25 p.m.

Changes in, and the future of, The College of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences (summary)

Dean Scott Angle
Special focus on “Harvesting and postharvest storage”
3:25-3:45 p.m. Maturity Evaluation and digging time (summary) Dr. Wilson Faircloth
3:45-4:05 p.m.

Peanut harvesting

Dr. John Beasley
4:05-4:25 p.m. Curing and storage Dr. Chris Butts
4:25-4:40 p.m. Peanut-based RUTFs

Dr. Dick Phillips and Dr. Jinru Chen

4:40-4:45 p.m. Update on 2010 Georgia peanut crop (summary) Dr. John Beasley
4:45-5:00 p.m. Peanut policy and market updates Dr. Stanley Fletcher
5:00-5:05 PINS web site updates Dr. Yen-Con Hung
5:05-5:30 p.m. Social    


Photo Gallery

Alison Bechman, Hot Topics 2010 Dr. Yen-Con Hung, Hot Topics 2010 Dr. Chris Butts, Hot Topics 2010

Dr. Wilson Faircloth, Hot Topics 2010 Dr. John Beasley, Hot Topics 2010 Dr. Stanley Fletcher, Hot Topics 2010

Hot Topics 2010 participants Hot Topics 2010 peanut product samples Hot Topics 2010 peanut pancake samples

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