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Student Spotlight 2022



Rayfield Serves as Peanut Sustainability Intern

Bailey Rayfield, a Crop and Soil Sciences senior, served as the Peanut Sustainability Intern at John B. Sanfilippo & Son, Inc. (JBSS) in collaboration with the American Peanut Council. 

As part of her internship responsibilities, Bailey met with peanut farmers that JBSS purchases from in South Georgia. JBSS recognizes the value of our farmers producing high-yielding crops with minimal inputs and wants to help their farmers improve their sustainability over time.

Bailey is pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree in Agriscience and Environmental Systems.

Read more about the internship

Lee Receives Cotton Industry Advancement Scholarship 

Joshua Lee, a graduate student advised by Dr. John Snider, has been awarded the AMVAC Cotton Industry Advancement Scholarship.

The AMVAC Chemical Corporation awarded seven $2,000 scholarships to students throughout the cotton belt. 

Scholarship applicants are nominated by practicing cotton consultants.

Congratulations, Josh!

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