Rachel Bertone, Author at Mississippi Farm Country

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5 Fun Facts About the Mississippi Poultry Industry

Find out where the great state of Mississippi ranks in broiler production, plus other fun statistics about sales, jobs and more.


Sanderson Farms is a Mississippi Poultry Powerhouse

Sanderson Farms, a family-owned business located in Laurel, MS, is the third-largest poultry producer in the United States.

  • Farm
  • February 11, 2020
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What’s in Season in Mississippi? (Infographic)

Ever tried to buy sweet corn at a local Mississippi produce market in March, only to find they’re not available? That’s because although sweet

  • Food
  • February 4, 2019
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10 Sweet Honey Recipes

Try these 10 delicious recipes featuring honey as a main ingredient.

  • Food
  • February 2, 2019
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Q&A with a Farmer – Lonnie Fortner

How Has Being Selected as the Mississippi Swisher Sweets Sunbelt Farmer of the Year Shaped Your Farming Story?

We asked farmer Lonnie Fortner how his life has changed since winning the Swisher Sweets Sunbelt Farmer of the Year.

  • Farm
  • February 1, 2019
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Photographer NOTES!!! more the better!

7 Spring Carrot Recipes

Celebrate spring with seven fresh carrot recipes.

  • Food
  • January 25, 2019
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Photographers Notes

5 Mississippi Food Festivals That Can’t Be Missed

Don’t miss five mouthwatering food festivals in Mississippi.


Seasonal Ingredient Swaps

Put a healthy twist on the holidays with simple ingredient swaps.

  • Food
  • November 8, 2018
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Tantalize Your Tastebuds with The Grumpy Man Salsa

Do you love spicy foods? Then let me introduce you to The Grumpy Man salsa. This unique family recipe uses

  • Food
  • September 30, 2018
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10 Mississippi Agritourism Destinations to Visit

Take a trip to one of these 10 exciting agritourism destinations across the state.