Founded in 1946, Severn Peanut Company, a division of Meherrin Agriculture, produces great-tasting products including in-shell Virginia and Valencia peanuts, shelled peanuts and tree nut snacks, and nut butters. Products are marketed under the brand name Hampton Farms and frequently merchandised with other FRESH foods in the Produce Department of supermarkets. Severn Peanut has a full shelling operation, bringing raw farmer stock peanuts directly from farmers to shelling facilities in North Carolina and New Mexico. The company currently roasts and packages in facilities in North Carolina, Virginia, Massachusetts and New Mexico producing goods for retailers, stadiums, restaurants and other food manufacturers. The company is the market leader of the in-shell peanut category with its Hampton Farms brand, which is sold across the United States and Canada.
Valencia Peanuts grown exclusively in the South West. Our Peanut Store is located right behind Stripes off Hwy 70. Open from 9:00 am to 5:00pm Monday – Friday features our locally grown fresh peanuts – fresh ground peanut butter – peanut candies – gourmet jams and jellies and unique gift items.