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Seed Seminar – 2009

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Georgia Peanut Farm Show
Seed Seminar

Thursday, January 15, 2009
1:00 – 2:45 PM
Albany Civic Center
Albany, GA

Welcome Buddy Thomas, Chairman, American Peanut Shellers Association Committee on Variety & Seed Development
Southeastern Peanut Extension Presentations Kris Balkcom, Alabama

Dr. David Wright, Florida

Dr. John Beasley, Georgia

A Manufacturers Perspective on the Future of the Peanut Industry Bill Brown, Smuckers / Jif
An Update on Peanut Genomics from the American Peanut Council Dr. Darlene Cowart
Update on Variety Increase Dr. Jim Bostick – Alabama Crop Improvement Association

Dr. Mike Garland – Georgia Seed Development Commission

Tom Stadsklev– Florida Foundation Seed Producers

Farm Saved Seed  – Know the Law Terry Hollifield – GA Crop Improvement Association
Question & Answer Session Buddy Thomas, Moderator

Peanut Seed Breeders 

(Invited to Attend & to be available for Questions & Answers)

Dr. Ernest Harvey, National Peanut Research Lab

Dr. Charles Chen, National Peanut Research Lab

Dr. Bill Branch, Professor/Peanut Breeder, University of Georgia

Dr. Barry Tillman, Professor/Peanut Breeder, University of Florida

Dr. Roy Pittman, USDA /ARS

Dr. Corley Holbrook, USDA/ARS

Sponsored by:

Southern Peanut Farmers Federation

The Peanut Foundation

American Peanut Shellers Association