TIFTON, Ga. –The Georgia Peanut Commission hosted a photo contest throughout 2022 to fill the pages of the 2023 Georgia Peanut Calendar, “The Farm – Best Home of the Family.” Peanut farmers from across Georgia were encouraged to submit their best, high-resolution photo of families on the farm for a chance to feature the photo in the 2023 calendar.
More than 30 entries were submitted from across the peanut belt and only 12 were selected as a monthly feature. Photos were selected based on quality, originality and diversity in the field. Winners are as follows:
January: Kendra Vickers, Irwin County
February: Kaitlyn Lawrence, Baker County
March: Terri Johnson, Emanuel County
April: Sarah Tanner, Marion County
May: Kendra Vickers, Berrien County
June: Allie Randell, Coffee County
July: Melanie Dugger, Screven County
August: Casey Jones, Stewart County
September: Justin Pope, Irwin County
October: Dawn Irvin, Turner County
November: Sherrill Napier, Cook County
December: Allie Randell, Coffee County
Photo submissions will also be used in promotional materials produced by GPC throughout the year. To obtain a copy of the 2023 Georgia Peanut Calendar, stop by the GPC office located at 445 Fulwood Blvd. Tifton, Georgia, 31794. For more information on GPC programs and to view the winning photos, visit www.gapeanuts.com.
–Georgia Peanut Commission