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Florida Peanut Federation December 4, 2018

Aimmune AR101 Drug Protecting Children Against Peanut Allergies

An experimental drug derived from peanuts protected some children and adolescents with life-threatening peanut allergies, according to a study. By Peter Loftus – WSJ An experimental drug derived from peanuts protected some children and adolescents with

Florida Peanut Federation November 2, 2018

Additional USDA Disaster Assistance Workshops Set for Hurricane Michael Recovery

Additional USDA Workshops USDA’s Farm Service Agency (FSA) is hosting disaster assistance and hurricane recovery workshops in Liberty, Gulf, Wakulla and Bay counties. These events are free and open to the public.  Local USDA representatives will discuss disaster assistance programs to help recovery efforts. Meetings will be held at the following locations:

Florida Peanut Federation October 27, 2018

36000 jars of peanut butter donated for disaster relief after Hurricane Michael

Peanut Proud, Florida Peanut Federation and the peanut industry donates 36,000 jars of peanut butter for disaster relief in the Western Panhandle after Hurricane Michael. Update: So far, Peanut Proud and the Florida Peanut Federation have dropped off more than 100,000 jars in Florida and Georgia to help families as they recover from Hurricane Michael. … Continued

Florida Peanut Federation October 26, 2018

Assistance Available through NRCS for Ag Land Damaged by Hurricane Michael

UPDATE: Walton County is not eligible for assistance. We have updated the release below and online with the correct list of eligible counties. GAINESVILLE, Fla., Oct. 26, 2018 — Florida farmers and ranchers who suffered damage to working lands and livestock mortality due to Hurricane Michael are encouraged to sign up for the