Mississippi Foundation Sweetpotato Transition Plan and Order Form

🕔Oct 15, 2018Last week Mississippi State University announced a three-year transition plan of its Foundation Sweetpotato Seed Program which is operated out of the Pontotoc Ridge-Flatwoods Branch Experiment Station in Pontotoc, MS.  […]

Mississippi Sweet Potatoes: Harvest Progresses, Yields ‘Fair’

🕔Oct 12, 2018Mississippi sweet potato fields that missed needed rains in June and July are experiencing favorable harvest conditions in October. Jamie Earp, president of the Mississippi Sweet Potato Council, said yields […]

Mississippi Wheat: Keys to Producing a High Yielding Crop

🕔Oct 11, 2018Wheat acreage across the Mid-South region has been historically low the last few years, but there appears to be some renewed interest as we approach planting time this season. Thankfully, […]

U.S. Rice Stories: Tell Yours – Win a College Scholarship, Deadline Oct. 31

🕔Oct 10, 2018Three minutes of innovative storytelling about U.S.-grown rice is all it takes to earn money for college! If you’re a high school graduating student from Arkansas, California, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, […]

Mississippi Field Reports: Storms Cause Quality Issues in Cotton, Soybeans

🕔Oct 9, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending October 7, 2018. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service County Agents Dr. Bill Burdine, Union County “Favorable weather allowed harvest to resume mid-week. […]

Mississippi Sweet Potatoes: Transition Plan for Foundation Seed Program – Podcast

🕔Oct 9, 2018Dr. Stephen Meyers, Extension sweet potato specialist, describes the latest updates concerning the transition plan for the foundation seed program in Mississippi.

Mississippi Outdoors: Ponds – Simple Tests Improve Management

🕔Oct 8, 2018If you own one of the 160,000 ponds in Mississippi, chances are you have invested tremendous amounts of cash and time in this resource. Building a pond can cost tens […]

Mississippi: Crop Marketing – Trends, Basis Levels, Economic Issues – Podcast

🕔Oct 5, 2018Dr. Bobby Golden, Extension rice and soil fertility agronomist, and Dr. Jason Bond, weed scientist with the MSU Delta Research and Extension Center visit with ag economist Dr. Larry Falconer […]

Mississippi Cotton, Soybeans: Rains Batter Crops Mid-Harvest

🕔Oct 5, 2018Most of Mississippi’s corn and rice crops had been harvested when prolonged, late-September rains soaked much of the state, but the wet weather could not have come at a worse […]

Mississippi Field Reports: Heavy Rains and Armyworms

🕔Oct 2, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending September 30, 2018. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service County Agents Stephen R. Winters, Grenada County “Armyworms have eaten several acres of pasture […]

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