Food Day is October 24th!

Food Day is a nationwide celebration and a movement toward more healthy, affordable, and sustainable food. Food Day, created by CSPI, is powered by a diverse coalition of food movement leaders, organizations, and people from all walks of life. Food Day takes place annually on October 24 to address issues as varied as health and nutrition, hunger,…

Originally posted on Mississippi Fruit and Nut Blog:
With the assistance of Dr. Christine Coker and her crew, a new high tunnel is being constructed at the South Mississippi Research and Extension Center in Poplarville.  It is 24 ft by 60 ft long.  Right now it doesn’t have the plastic on it, as nothing is…

Ornamental Field Day – Poplarville

Last Thursday I had the opportunity to share a couple of projects with about 80 attendees at the 39th Annual Ornamental Field Day at the MSU South MS Branch Station in Poplarville. The first study I shared was the Green Roof project that Dr. Gary Bachman and I are working on at the Armed Forces…