Mississippi: How to Plant and Grow Wheat for High Yields Oct 26, 2020

🕔Oct 26, 2020
Wheat acreage across the Mid-South region has been historically low the last few years, but there appears to be some renewed interest as we arrive at planting time this season. […]

Mississippi Corn: Variety Trials – What Did Well in 2019? Oct 16, 2019

🕔Oct 16, 2019
Selecting well-adapted and superior corn hybrids is critical to the success and profitability of your farm. Accordingly, Mississippi State goes to great lengths to evaluate, assess and analyze corn hybrid […]

Timber Management: 3 Major Differences Between Hardwood and Pine Jun 3, 2019

🕔Jun 3, 2019
There are major differences between hardwood and pine logging, but they have one goal in common: Landowner objectives should drive the course of action. Guidelines describe how and when to […]

Mississippi: Rice Water Weevil Densities in Furrow Irrigated Fields Apr 22, 2019

🕔Apr 22, 2019
Read Kelly, graduate student under the direction of Dr. Jeff Gore, has been investigating the relationship and densities of rice water weevils in furrow irrigated or row rice.

Mississippi State Cotton Specialist Darrin Dodds Named Department Head Mar 21, 2019

🕔Mar 21, 2019
Mississippi State University Extension Cotton Specialist Darrin Dodds has been named the head of the university’s Department of Plant and Soil Sciences. A 12-year veteran of the department, Dodds takes […]

Mississippi: 3 Producer Advisory Council Meetings in Feb. Jan 17, 2019

🕔Jan 17, 2019
The time of year has come for producers in Mississippi to provide input on agricultural programming and research at Mississippi State University. The MSU Extension Service and Mississippi Agricultural and […]

Mississippi: Research Focuses on Cover Crops Plus Organic Certification Jan 16, 2019

A clump of green rye and vetch grasses with a label resting on a short metal pole in the foreground.
🕔Jan 16, 2019
Organic produce sales in the U.S. reached $16 billion last year, and demand is projected to continue. Casey Barickman, Mississippi State University Extension Service vegetable specialist and Mississippi Agricultural and […]

Mississippi: MSU Extension Soil Testing Lab Offers New Services Jan 4, 2019

🕔Jan 4, 2019
The Mississippi State University Extension Service Soil Testing Lab has new equipment that allows it to offer an expanded range of services to clients. A new carbon and nitrogen analyzer […]

Mississippi: International Ag Markets Workshop, Starkville, Jan. 17-18 Dec 20, 2018

🕔Dec 20, 2018
Mississippi producers looking to sell their goods overseas can learn how to connect with international markets during a two-day workshop. The Mississippi State University Extension Service will host the International […]

Wild Hogs: Drones Give More Accurate Picture of Activity Jul 22, 2018

🕔Jul 22, 2018
Feral swine, wild hogs, wild pigs – whatever you want to call them – are walking nightmares for farmers. Their long list of destructive behavior includes destroying food crops, native […]

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