Floral Demo by Dr. DelPrince

Floral Design Demonstration by Dr. Jim DelPrince, AIFD, PFCI Thursday, March 8, 2018, 1:00-3:00 PM. MSU Coastal Research and Extension Center 1815 Popps Ferry Rd. Biloxi, MS  39532 Register at coastal.msstate.edu $20 per person. Includes refreshments. Honoring our first certified MSU Extension Master Floral DesignersTM. See live demonstrations of floral arrangements using Mississippi-made pottery and…

Greenhouse Tomato Short Course

2018 Greenhouse Tomato Short Course March 6-7, 2018 Eagle Ridge Conference Center Raymond, MS More Information 2018 Greenhouse Tomato Short Course If you are a grower of greenhouse tomatoes, or if you have interest in growing this crop, mark your calendar now for the 28th Annual Greenhouse Tomato Short Course. Participating in this program will…

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…

Growing, Making, and Improving Wines Workshop

Growing, Making & Improving Wines Workshop  October 21, 2016  A.B. McKay Food Research & Enology Laboratory   Presented by Drs. Eric Stafne & Juan L. Silva  Mississippi State University   8:00 am               Registration 8:30 am               Introduction 9:00 am               Grape Varieties & other fruits  Bunch grapes Muscadines Others: Blueberry, Strawberry, Blackberry 10:00 am             Vine Management techniques to…

Muscadine Field Day

Mississippi State University will host the annual Muscadine Field Day Aug. 27 at the McNeill Research Unit. Speakers from the MSU Extension Service, Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station and the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Agricultural Research Service will discuss muscadine cultivars, best production practices, and insects and diseases. The field day is from 9-11…

Travelogue: IPPS International Tour Day Two

Another day full of beautiful plants and delicious food! Our day began at the LSU AgCenter Hammond Research Station in Hammond, LA.  Allen Owings gave an incredible tour of the gardens and the beds were just amazing! Our next stop was Crosby Arboretum.  The Arboretum is part of the Mississippi State University Coastal Research and…