Annual Field Day…THIS THURSDAY!

Please join us June 6 at the Annual Beaumont Horticultural Unit Field Day! We’re located at 478 Hwy 15N, Beaumont, MS 39423 Pre-registration is NOT required!

ALLIANCE OF SUSTAINABLE FARMS 2018 TRAINING SCHEDULE   THE FOLLOWING FIELD DAYS ARE FUNDED THROUGH THE SOUTHERN SARE PROJECT:  “TRANSITION TO SUSTAINABILITY IN SMALL-SCALE VEGETABLE PRODUCTION: HANDS-ON TRAINING FOR AGRICULTURAL PROFESSIONALS AND EDUCATORS”     ***PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED***   TO REGISTER, SEND AN EMAIL TO: allianceofsustainablefarms@gmail.com     ____________________________________________________________________________________________                 …

Funding, Financing, and Grant Writing for Local Foods Development

Mississippi State University Extension, Center for Government and Community Development Presents: Funding, Financing, and Grant Writing for Local Foods Development Columbus, Mississippi, Lowndes County Extension Office 485 Tom Rose Road, Columbus 39701 February 16, 2018 9:30 am – 3:00 pm 9:30 am – What grants are out there? Are they right for me? Susan Lawrence, Mississippi…

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…