SEVERN, NORTH CAROLINA – July,17, 2009 : Photos from the Severn Peanut Co. in Severn, NC. Dallas Barnes, president of Hampton Farms with some young peanut plants in a field of peanuts in Severn, NC. (Photo by Peter Taylor)

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