Mississippi: Long Battle Over Yazoo Pumps Enters New Phase – DTN Jan 15, 2021

🕔Jan 15, 2021
Farmers in Mississippi are hoping moves by EPA to advance a pumping project off the Yazoo and Mississippi rivers will mitigate repeated flooding that has affected the area over the […]

Alabama: 13 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Zeta Jan 7, 2021

🕔Jan 7, 2021
Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated 13 Alabama counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers in Autauga, Cherokee, Chilton, Choctaw, Clarke, Dallas, Elmore, Lowndes, Marengo, Mobile, Monroe, Washington and Wilcox counties […]

Mississippi: 5 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas to Zeta Jan 7, 2021

🕔Jan 7, 2021
Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue designated five Mississippi counties as primary natural disaster areas. Producers in George, Hancock, Harrison, Pearl River and Perry counties who suffered losses caused by Hurricane Zeta […]

Mississippi: Focus Group Sessions Pinpoint Farming Stressors Jan 7, 2021

🕔Jan 7, 2021
Researchers from the Mississippi State University Extension Service are looking to collect row-crop farmers’ feedback on stress related to farming. The focus group sessions are part of the MSU Extension […]

Mississippi: Ag Industry Posted 2020 Estimated Value of $7.35B Dec 17, 2020

🕔Dec 17, 2020
Mississippi farmers generated an estimated agricultural value of $7.35 billion in 2020, a 5% increase from 2019 saw soybeans top forestry for the No. 2 spot behind poultry. The predicted […]

Mississippi Corn: Making Sense of Data When Choosing Hybrids – Podcast Dec 14, 2020

🕔Dec 14, 2020
Dr. Erick Larson and Corn Verification Program associate Mr. Nolan Stapleton discuss factors affecting yield data and other characteristics important for corn hybrid selection. http://extension.msstate.edu/sites/default/files/audio/mcsp_121120.mp3

Mississippi Cotton: Varietal Response to Bacterial Blight Dec 7, 2020

🕔Dec 7, 2020
During 2020, two sets of the cotton varieties (56 entries) contained in the Mississippi State University Official Variety Trial were planted in Stoneville.  At flowering (7/15/2020), plants were inoculated with […]

Mississippi Corn: 2020 Hybrid Demonstration Program Results Dec 7, 2020

🕔Dec 7, 2020
Selecting well-adapted hybrids that will perform well is critical to the success and profitability of your farm. Accordingly, Mississippi State goes to great lengths to evaluate, assess and analyze corn […]

Mississippi Soybeans: 2021 Variety Suggestions Dec 7, 2020

🕔Dec 7, 2020
Many consider variety selection as one of the most important management decisions of the season. With lots of excellent soybean varieties to choose from, this decision can sometimes be time […]

Mississippi Soybeans: 2020 Variety Demonstration Program Summary – Update Nov 30, 2020

🕔Nov 30, 2020
When previously posted, two locations from this year’s program had yet to be harvested. Since that time, harvest has been completed and the link below has been updated to reflect […]

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