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National Peanut Month contest
National Peanut Month contest(WALB)
Published: Mar. 4, 2021 at 6:22 PM EST
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ALBANY, Ga. (WALB) - March is National Peanut Month!

Celebrate with a chance to win a prize basket full of all things peanut from the Georgia Peanut Commission!

Did you know?

Peanut facts:

  • Georgia farmers produced 53% of the United States’ peanuts in 2020 – more than 1.64 million tons.
  • Georgia farmers harvested 800,000 acres, yielding an average of 4,100 pounds per acre.
  • Georgia farmers planted peanuts in 76 counties in Georgia.
  • Georgia has approximately 4,500 peanut farmers.
  • Georgia peanuts accounted for 23% of the state’s row and forage crops income.
  • Peanuts are Georgia’s Official State Crop.

For more information on anything peanut, visit the Georgia Peanuts Commission’s website.

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