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…

Food Safety Training Opportunities

The Mississippi State University Extension Service and the Department of Food Science, Nutrition and Health Promotion will host an Acidified Canned Foods (ACF) Training and General Food Safety Training for Mississippi Certified Farmers’ Market Vendors and the Cottage Food Industries. The workshop is designed to teach the basics of food safety and regulations for processing…

When Animals Come to Dinner

Do you have  nuisance animals in your yard, garden, or farm?  This presentation will give you some ideas for developing your own animal control strategy! You’ll learn tips for dealing with above-ground pests, below-ground pests, and fliers.  Specifically, you’ll learn about deer control and exclusion and repellents to help you control feeding damage. Click on…