High Tunnel Field Day: Dec. 5th at the Beaumont Horticultural Unit

“High Tunnels, Low Tunnels, Row Covers, Field Production, and Appropriate Technologies”   DECEMBER 2017   Training for Agricultural Professionals, Educators, Service Providers, Farmer Group Leaders   TUES      DEC 5TH    MSU BEAUMONT HORTICULTURAL UNIT                          The Alliance, with support from Southern SARE PDP and…

Beaumont Horticultural Unit Field Day is Coming Soon

Mark Your Calendars!   The annual field day at the Beaumont Horticultural Unit is June 1st! Registration begins at 7:30 with biscuits and breakfast burritos! The program begins at 8:15, and we have a great line-up of speakers this year!   Topics will include: New crape myrtle releases Pest management Floral Design Edible Landscaping and…

MSU workshop teaches grape pruning basics

MSU workshop teaches grape pruning basics STARKVILLE, Miss. — The Mississippi State University Extension Service invites grape growers in the state to a pruning workshop to be held Feb. 3 in Beaumont. The event will cover the basics of vine anatomy and pruning techniques for bunch grapes and muscadines. After the presentations, in-field demonstrations will…

Perennial Specialty Crops

We had a great turn out at the Beaumont Horticultural Unit’s annual field day last week!  We had a terrific program filled with lots of good information.  Today, I’d like to share a couple of handouts about perennial specialty crops. Dr. Wayne Porter and myself received a Specialty Crop Block Grant from the Mississippi Department…

Save the Date! Beaumont Horticultural Unit Field Day

Save the Date!   The Annual Field Day at the Beaumont Horticultural Unit will be held June 12, 2014! Registration begins at 8:00 and the program runs from 8:30 to noon! Please make plans to join us! Mississippi State University Beaumont Horticultural Unit 478 Hwy. 15 N Beaumont, MS 39423 601.788.6616

Beaumont Field Day Recap

On June 13, 2013 the annual Vegetable Field Day was held at the Beaumont Horticultural Unit in Perry County, MS.  The event was a great success.  Thanks to our speakers and participants for making the day so great! Be sure to mark your calendar for next year’s Field Day on June 12, 2014!