Maps Made Of Regional Foods

Originally posted on Helping Public Markets Grow:
Love these maps; wouldn’t it be great if we could change the US map to something less destructive and harder to convert to sugar? Or is that just wishful thinking? “regional food” maps

Veggie Gardening 101

  This past Saturday, I had the pleasure of speaking at the Harrison County Master Gardeners Garden Expo.  The event is held each spring at the MSU Coastal Research and Extension Center in Biloxi.  Although the day was wet and dreary, a great turned out to learn about gardening!  I gave a presentation entitled “Veggie…

My Avon Boutique

How do I love beauty? Let me count the ways. You may not know this, but I am an Avon Lady!  I just celebrated my 5th Anniversary with Avon.  Needless to say, I have used MANY of the products. My favorite must have products, the latest trends and exclusive offers are all waiting for you…

Farm Bill Introduction

Are you interested in the new Farm Bill and how it affects you? Mississippi State Extension Service and the Department of Agricultural Economics will be hosting workshops to learn more about the recently enacted 2014 Farm Bill. These workshops are for anyone who would like to attend, but the primary focus will be crop producers,…

2014 Blueberry Workshop Presentation — FSMA

The Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) is of concern to all food producers.  It is not yet well-understood among the masses, but as it comes closer to passage, we must share as much information about it as we have gathered.  To do this, Dr. Barakat Mahmoud, Food Safety Specialist with Mississippi State University agreed to…