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…

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!

Program for Beaumont Field Day – June 13

Vegetable Field Day Beaumont Horticultural Unit June 13, 2013 8:00    Registration and Biscuits 8:30     Welcome 8:45     Overview of the Beaumont Horticultural Unit                         Dr. Christine Coker 9:00    Pollinators for Vegetables                         Dr. Blair Sampson 9:15      Safe Handling of Produce                         Dr. Barakat Mahmoud Move to Field Station Presentations (15 mins each) 9:40     Management Practices for…