TITLE

Peanut growers making new program work for them

AUTHOR(S)
Hollis, Paul
PUB. DATE
July 2003
SOURCE
Southeast Farm Press;7/2/2003, Vol. 30 Issue 17, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the state of peanut production in the U.S. as of July 2, 2003. Characterization of peanut farmers in the country; Attitude of growers toward the challenge of marketing their peanut crops; Efforts exerted by peanut growers in an aim to boost the status of the peanut industry.
ACCESSION #
10186153

 

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