Diligent Feasibility Research and Expansion Bring Major Operations Back to Georgia

  • Posted by Marketing Intern
  • On May 22, 2015
Like caviar, truffles and other exotic delicacies, salty hot boiled peanuts are an acquired taste. Perhaps that’s why Hawkinsville’s Hardy Farms Peanuts, which has cornered Georgia’s market on hot boiled peanuts, calls its product “The Country Caviar.” However, the market for oil roasted peanuts is global. So cousins Brad Hardy and Ken Hardy, Jr., sons […]
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Nut Tree Pecan, Inc.

  • Posted by Marketing Intern
  • On January 16, 2015
Francis “Putt” Wetherbee is president of Nut Tree Pecan, Inc., which does wholesale cleaning, weighing, batch separation, production and sales, both domestically and to China. His family has grown pecans for five generations. “Nut Tree has been a vertical provider since 2006, loading bags and preparing shipping documents for other exporters, but not directly to our own customers in China,” says Wetherbee. “When I […]
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