Mississippi - News and Analysis

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Mississippi Sorghum: 7 Steps for Sugarcane Aphid Management

Sugarcane aphids have proven very devastating to grain sorghum without timely control, but an effective management plan can go a […]

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Mississippi: Soybean Acres and Yields 2012-14

Each year, the MSPB solicits proposals for activities that are designed to enhance production on the state’s soybean acres. The […]

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Flint on Crops: Soybean Planting Methods May Increase Profit

The preferred planting time for Late Maturity Group 4 soybean varieties that are used on much of our acreage will […]

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Mississippi: Seed Treatments Can Reduce Pest Battles as Crops Grow

Corn, cotton and soybean producers have to strike a balance between risk prevention and wise spending to achieve good profits […]

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Mississippi Sorghum: MSU Hybrid Suggestions

Despite risk associated with pest damage from the White Sugarcane Aphid, Grain Sorghum or milo is a crop which fills a considerable […]

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Mississippi: Soybean Management Workshops, Feb. 25-26

The Mississippi Soybean Promotion Board and Farm Bureau have sponsored a series of symposia regarding important topics that are oftentimes […]

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Mississippi Sweetpotatoes: 6 Steps to Avoid Chilling Injury

The next few days will be abnormally frigid in North Mississippi.  This increases the risk of chilling injury to sweetpotatoes […]

Mississippi: Farm Bill Safety-Net Deadlines Approaching

U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Farm Service Agency Michael R. Sullivan today reminds producers of upcoming important deadlines for the new […]

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Mississippi: Grain Bin Safety Workshops Feb. 25-26

The Mississippi Farm Bureau Safety Department and the National Education Center for Agricultural Safety will be holding Grain Bin Safety […]

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Wild Hog Trapping: 5 Steps To Success

Wild pigs are a growing problem for property owners, land managers and farmers throughout Mississippi. Because of their high reproductive […]

Sunbelt Ag News

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