MSFB Staff, Author at Mississippi Farm Country

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Recognizing the Importance of Farmers

Without agriculture and farmers, our nation would starve and our economy would struggle. Often, consumers think of overalls, straw hats

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Debunking Milk Myths

Options in the dairy case have expanded tremendously in the past decade, and with so many choices, it’s no wonder

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Endlessly Essential: Recognizing American Farmers

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, farmers have proven to be among the essential workers our country relies upon for everyday necessities.

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Keeping Farmers Resilient and Connected

Mental health is especially important for farmers and others in the ag industry, when trying times add stressors – but resources are available.

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MFBF Staff Spotlight: Lee Thorne

Meet Lee Thorne, Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation’s Deputy General Counsel and Public Policy Coordinator.

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Staff Member Spotlight: Angela Ellis

Meet Angela Ellis, a staff member with 32 years of experience in multiple positions within the Mississippi Farm Bureau family.

Farm Bureau News Podcast

Listen to the “Our Farm. Your Life.” Podcast

Farm Famlies of Mississippi launches a new podcast, dedicated to telling the stories of Mississippi farmers and ranchers.

Ask a Farmer – McCaughn

Ask a Farmer: Advice for Young People

Senator Tyler McCaughn gives advice for young people who want to be agricultural leaders.

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Staying Safe Despite the Unpredictable

Amidst the ups and downs that the world throws at us, it’s important to prioritize safety, like driving safely and keeping on top of mental health.

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Mississippi Farmers are Fighting the Good Fight

In an evolving industry, who holds the future? Young farmers and ranchers carry on the good work of agriculture into the next generation.