48th Annual Meeting
July 12-14, 2016 * Clearwater Beach, FL
The 2016 Call for Papers generated 148 submissions. Technical Program Chairman Ramon Leon is busy categorizing the papers and setting up the breakout sessions. Click here to see the list of submitted abstracts.
Abstract edits are being accepted until April 30th.
Program Chairman Corley Holbrook is putting together a very informative meeting. Welcoming attendees to the meeting will be state host Ken Barton of the Florida Peanut Producers Association, Dr. Jacqueline Burns, Dean of University of Florida/IFAS Research, and Florida Ag Commissioner Adam Putnam (invited)
General Session industry presentations include Dealing with Disasters–Stories From the Frontline of the War on Citrus Greening Disease from USDA’s Dr. Robert Shatters; Peanut Diseases From An International Perspective
This year’s symposium Translating Genome Sequence to Peanut Improvement is being organized by University of Georgia’s, Dr. Peggy Ozias-Akins.
Look under the Meetings Tab for Complete Details
Early Bird Rate Ends
$145/night APRES Rate
The APRES room block is now full. APRES has such a great rate that we suggest you call the Hilton first to make sure their have been no cancellations.
Sand Pearl Resort: Next door to the Hilton has a special APRES rate of $209/night +$25 resort fee +parking. Call 727-441-2425. Special rate is available thru May 23rd.
Bayer Crop Sciences
National Peanut Board
North Carolina Peanut Growers Association
Texas Peanut Producers Board
South Carolina Peanut Board
Virginia Peanut Growers Association
Olam Edible Nuts