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What a Day! Celebrate National Peanut Month with a Trip to Franklin Southampton Virginia

Posted on March 20, 2021

National Peanut Month: thirty-one days of commemorating Franklin Southampton’s most famous crop! Did you know Southampton County is home to the largest acreage of planted peanuts in the state of Virginia? With the highest-yield production in the state, you’ll be sure to find wonderful options for this delicious snack by planning a trip to Franklin Southampton! We’ve created a peanut trail around our community, spotlighting each of our seven peanut retail companies, let’s meet the Kings and Queens of Crunch! 

Peanut Trail

Belmont Deli

Peanut Trail



Newsomes Peanuts

Parkers Peanuts

VPC Gourmet Market

Interested in exploring more of our southeast Virginia area? Find more to do under the Things To Do tab from eating, shopping, attractions, and more!