Fruit and Vegetable Growers’ Conference

North MS Fruit & Vegetable Growers Conference Thursday, February 8, 2018 – 8:00am – Friday, February 9, 2018 – 1:00pm North Mississippi Research and Extension Center Magnolia Building Verona, MS 38879  Fruit and Vegetable Growers Conference 2018 Agenda.pdf  Mail-in Registration Form.pdf The 9th annual conference for commercial horticulture producers who grow fruits, nuts, and vegetables.  2 days of educational…

2018 Blueberry Education Workshop

Blueberry Education Workshop Tuesday, January 23, 2018 – 5:00pm MSU Extension – Forrest County office 952 Sullivan Drive Hattiesburg, MS 39401-2714  2018AGENDA.pdf Topics for this year’s workshop include updates on spotted wing drosophila, training required under the Food Safety Modernization Act, disease sampling techniques, drought tolerance of rabbiteye blueberries and the potential of Unmanned Aerial Systems technology…

Farm Labor and FSMA Sessions

Mississippi Farm Bureau® Federation (MFBF) Winter Commodity Conference Farm Labor/FSMA Break-out Session    The Breakout will be held during the Winter Commodity Conference Tuesday, January 23, 2017 at 9:45 a.m. The break-out will be held in the board room at MFBF headquarters located at 6311 Ridgewood Road in Jackson.   Farm Labor Brian Breaux,, Louisiana…

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…

Please help us evaluate our program!

PLEASE PARTICIPATE IN THE ONLINE VALUATION SURVEY OF THE RESEARCH PROGRAM ON ORNAMENTAL HORTICULTURE, VEGETABLES, FRUITS, AND NUTS AT THE MISSISSIPPI STATE UNIVERSITY – COASTAL RESEARCH AND EXTENSION CENTER!!   This online valuation survey is a critical first step in conducting a systematic impact assessment of the Research Program on Ornamental Horticulture, Vegetables, Fruits, and…