Blog & Media Coverage

Joy Carter (right), Georgia Peanut Commission director of communications, interviews Don McGough, field services representative with Georgia Farm Bureau, on the Georgia Peanut Tour.

The 2008 Georgia Peanut Tour marks the first year of hosting a the tour blog covering all aspects of the three-day event. I have enjoyed loading all the many photos and posts from each stop on the tour and I hope the information has been beneficial to each of you reading this blog. If you are interested in receiving information on future peanut tours then be sure to post a comment to this blog post and send me your email. Throughout the tour there were also a variety of television & radio media coverage that came on the peanut tour. Thanks to Southeast Ag Net, the Georgia Farm Monitor, Fox 31 News and WALB News of Albany for covering this year’s Georgia Peanut Tour.

Georgia Farm Monitor News Story  by Rick Treptow
Click on the “WEB Videos” icon on the left side of the page, then scroll down the list to the Sept. 27 show.

Southeast Ag Net by Julie McPeake
Georgia Peanut Commission Delivers Successful Tour
New Peanut Cultivars Aliviate Harvesting Logistics

Video – Fox 31 News
2008 Georgia Peanut Kicks Off in Cordele
By Jana Barnello 

WALB News Story
Peanut Tour Spotlighting South Central Georgia
By Wainwright Jeffers

2008 Georgia Peanut Tour Photo Album