Community Focus Workshop – Hattiesburg – March 21, 2014

Community Focus Workshops The next meeting in the Community Focus Workshop series, will be on Friday, March 21st at 10:00am at the Ben McNair Center, N.12th & Conti Street. The speaker will be Christine E.H. Coker, Ph.D., GRP Associate Research & Extension Professor of Urban Horticulture MSU Coastal Research and Extension Center Small-Space Gardening The…

Save the Date! Next MFPC Quarterly Public Meeting May 2nd

Originally posted on Mississippi Food Policy Council:
MFPC quarterly public meeting When: Friday, May 2, 2014 Where: MSU CAVS Extension Center 153 Mississippi Parkway
Canton, MS 39046 Time: 10:30 – 2:00 p.m. (lunch will be provided) Directions: Take Exit 118 off I-55 towards Nissan Parkway.
Take Nissan Parkway West (118-B).
Take the first left onto Mississippi Parkway, which…

Small Farms Conference Coming in March!

              Alcorn State University to Host 2014 Small Farmers Conference in Jackson   The 23rd annual Alcorn State University Extension Program (ASUEP) Small Farmers Conference, slated for March 24-26, 2014, will be held at the Jackson Convention Complex, 105 E. Pascagoula St., Jackson, Miss. “Using Smarter Innovations to Strengthen…

Arbor Day Tree Giveaway

  In Mississippi, Arbor Day is celebrated on the second Friday of February each year. Arbor Day Tree Giveaway! Friday, February 14, 2014 7:30 am – 2:00 pm (while supplies last) Harrison County Soil & Water Conservation District Office 12238 Ashley Drive, Gulfport (Hwy. 49, 2 miles north of I-10; turn east onto Ashley)  …

The Spontaneous Idealist

I took one of those online career personality tests today.  The results were pretty spot on! To give you a little insight into me, I am sharing my results! Spontaneous Idealists are creative, lively and open-minded persons. They are humorous and dispose of a contagious zest for life. Their enthusiasm and sparkling energy inspires others…