Mississippi’s Agriculture Remains a $7B Industry

🕔Dec 19, 2017Agriculture continues to do its part to boost Mississippi’s economy as it remains a $7 billion industry in 2017. Agricultural economists with the Mississippi State University Extension Service released year-end […]

Mississippi Cotton: Late Crop Needs More Heat and Dry Weather

🕔Sep 15, 2017Rain, cool weather, more rain and some wind have slowed cotton maturation, but since the crop was a little behind schedule, the damage may be less than if harvest were […]

Mississippi Corn: Growers Expect Record Harvest for 2017

🕔Sep 1, 2017Mississippi producers are optimistic that the remnants of Hurricane Harvey that moved through the state in late August were not enough to stop corn harvests from reaching a new record. […]

Mississippi Rice: Harvest Totals May Eclipse Early Forecasts

🕔Aug 11, 2017Combines began rolling in Mississippi Delta rice fields as soon as growers marked the beginning of August, but wet weather soon shut down early harvest attempts. Bobby Golden, a rice […]

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