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Peanut Butter Plant to Create 60 Jobs in Southampton Co.

Peanut roaster Hampton Farms plans to open a peanut butter production plant in Southampton County, creating 60 jobs.

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August 8, 2013

Peanut roaster Hampton Farms plans to open a peanut butter production plant in Southampton County, creating 60 jobs.

Governor Bob McDonnell said Thursday that the company plans to invest $5.5 million in the facility.

Hampton Farms sells roasted in-shell peanuts throughout the U.S. and operates four roasting and productions facilities.

McDonnell approved a $200,000 grant from the Governor's Opportunity Fund for the project.


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