Travelogue: Portland – Coffee

Greetings from Portland, Oregon!  This town is known for its coffee; and there is a coffee shop on nearly every corner( and some in between!).  Here are just a couple that I have visited while here in the city. Stumptown Roasters Another great discovery for coffee…and a snack was Blue Collar Baking Company.   I…

2013 Muscadine Field Day

The annual Muscadine Filed Day will be held at the McNeill Experiment Station starting at 8:30am (registration) on Saturday August 24.  For more information, click the link below!     2013 Muscadine Field Day.

Upcoming Events!

Beginning Farmer Workshop Thursday, August 29, 2013 from 7-9 p.m. at the Green County Vo-Tech Center located at 173 Vo-Tech Rd in Leakesville, MS  39451.  The National Center for Appropriate Technology is partnering with the Southeast Mississippi Co-op to host a free beginning farmer workshop; this workshop will include such topics as livestock and vegetable…

National Farmers Market Week: August 4-10, 2013

Summer is in full swing, and it’s a great time to visit your local farmers market!  Here in Mississippi, you can still find watermelons, cantaloupes, squash, cucumbers, and of course, tomatoes! Below is a press release distributed this morning by the USDA filled with Farmers Market Facts!   USDA Celebrates National Farmers Market Week, August…