Mississippi: 2 Water Management Field Days, March 6, 7

🕔Feb 15, 2018Agricultural professionals, educators and service providers are invited to attend a training session on irrigation, water management and related technologies. Two identical sessions will be offered. The first is March […]

Mississippi: Winter Sweetpotato Production Meeting, Pittsboro, Feb. 23

🕔Feb 5, 2018Make plans to attend the 2018 Winter Sweetpotato Production Meeting at the Calhoun County Extension Office in Pittsboro, MS on Friday, February 23rd.

Mississippi: 3 Ag Producer Advisory Meetings Scheduled for Feb.

🕔Feb 2, 2018The 2018 annual agricultural producer advisory meetings kick off in February as Mississippi State University Extension Service personnel report on current projects and listen to producer needs. Three producer advisory […]

Mississippi Cotton: Target Spot – 2017 Lucedale OVT Disease Rating Results

🕔Jan 30, 2018Target spot continues to be a hot discussion topic this winter. Lots of questions regarding what fungicide treatments work (not much looks positive here) and which varieties may appear to […]

Mississippi: 2017 Cotton Variety Trial Data

🕔Jan 26, 2018After a lengthy delay in getting fiber data back, final data for both the on-farm variety trial program and the small plot Official Variety Trial (OVT) are now available.

Mississippi Soybeans: What Will Cold Temps Mean for Redbanded Stink Bug?

🕔Jan 24, 2018Entomologist across the Mid-South have had numerous questions about how below average temperatures we have encountered this month will impact RBSB populations this year. What we know is RBSB’s are […]

Mississippi: Cover Crops Present Challenges, Advantages

🕔Jan 22, 2018Producers who plant winter crops with no intention of harvesting them reap the benefits of soil conservation, weed control and nutrient retention. On the flip side, however, the practice of […]

Ernie Flint, Miss. State Extension Area Specialist, Succumbs To Cancer

🕔Jan 21, 2018Ernie Flint, Mississippi State University Regional Extension Specialist and a regular contributor to AgFax.Com, died Saturday, January 20. The cause of death was oral cancer. A memorial service is set […]

Mississippi: Cover Crop Field Day, Rolling Fork, Jan. 19

🕔Jan 12, 2018The Mississippi State University Extension Service invites producers, landowners and professionals in the Delta to a Cover Crop Field Day Jan. 19. Carter Farms in Rolling Fork will host the free […]

Mississippi: Clethodim-Resistant Italian Ryegrass Management Options

🕔Jan 12, 2018Italian ryegrass has been one of the primary weed problems during burndown in Mississippi for nearly 15 years. Most populations are resistant to the “fop” family of ACCase herbicides due […]

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