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Peanut Information Network System: Training Materials

Hot Topics on Peanuts - A part of the 2011 Georgia Peanut Tour

September 27, 2011

Holiday Inn Express, Bainbridge, GA


Sponsored by:

The Georgia Peanut Commission

The Food Product Innovation and Commercialization Center, UGA

The National Center for Peanut Competitiveness, UGA

The USAID Peanut-CRSP Program

* 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
3:05-3:15 p.m.

Update on 2011 Georgia peanut crop

Dr. John Beasley
3:15-3:45 p.m. Peanut policy and market updates Dr. Stanley Fletcher
3:45-5:00 p.m. Special focus on “Processing and quality”
3:45-4:10 p.m. Uniform peanut performance tests

Dr. Lisa Dean and Dr. Timothy Sanders

4:10-4:35 p.m. Peanut further processing

Dr. Manjeet Chinnan

4:35-5:00 p.m. Nutritional quality of peanuts Dr. Jack Davis
5:00-5:30 p.m. Social

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