The Alabama-Florida Peanut Trade Show was again deemed a huge success. The event was held on February 9, 2017 at the National Peanut Festival Fairgrounds in Dothan, Ala.
This year’s attendance reached more than 600 with the largest number of exhibitors ever participating.
Peanut producers, along with others interested in the peanut industry and in agriculture as a whole attended the one-day event. In addition to the trade show, a marketing and crop outlook for the upcoming growing season was presented by Dr. Marshall Lamb from the National Peanut Research Lab in Dawson, Ga.
Several door prizes were given away throughout the day, including Kelly Manufacturing Company’s Grand Door Prize that was won by Harvey Harrell of Campbellton, Fla. The Grower Prize, presented by Amadas, was presented to Josh Grant of Uriah, Ala.