Timber Management: 3 Major Differences Between Hardwood and Pine

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

Mississippi: Rice Water Weevil Densities in Furrow Irrigated Fields

🕔Apr 22, 2019Read 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, 2019Mississippi 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, 2019The 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

A clump of green rye and vetch grasses with a label resting on a short metal pole in the foreground.
🕔Jan 16, 2019Organic 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, 2019The 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, 2018Mississippi 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, 2018Feral 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 […]

Webinar: Farm Bill Update, May 17

🕔May 11, 2018Join us on May 17 at 1:30 p.m. CST to hear from Keith Coble, a Giles Distinguished Professor and Head of the Agricultural Economics Department at Mississippi State University, speaking on […]

“Deer University” – Podcast on Deer Management from Mississippi State University

🕔May 8, 2017Mississippi State University Extension Service will soon offer a weekly podcast for deer hunters, enthusiasts and wildlife professionals in the Southeast.   Deer University officially launches May 11  (listen to 4 […]

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