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Mississippi Sweet Potato Farms Grow with Consumer Demand

As consumers continue to buy and eat more sweet potatoes, Mississippi sweet potato farms expand to meet demand.

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How a Poplarville Blueberry Farm Branched Out Into Making Tea

Poplarville-based JD Farms expanded their operations from growing blueberries to include growing tea as well.

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Why It’s Important to Vote in the 2019 General Election

Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation members are encouraged to vote in the 2019 General Election

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Why Women Should Get Involved with MFBF

Mississippi farmer Carla Taylor discusses how and why women should be involved in MFBF.

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  • August 1, 2019
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8 Farm Facts About Rice

Rice is a staple in many culinary dishes across the world. But how much do you know about the production of it?

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Flooding in Mississippi Displaces Farmers, Residents and Wildlife

Mississippi farmers and residents are suffering through the repercussions of intense flooding and working toward recovery.

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  • July 23, 2019
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How Mississippi Farmers Care for Cattle

Farmer David Hayward’s work persists despite Mother Nature, fluctuating markets.

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Mississippi Peanut Farmers Are Going Nuts

Peanuts create additional income for Mississippi growers – but growing them isn’t for the faint of heart.

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Why Should Young Farmers Become Involved in MSFB Young Farmers & Ranchers?

We asked a Mississippi farm family about the benefits of the Farm Bureau’s Young Farmers & Ranchers program.

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  • May 13, 2019
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5 Farm Facts About Mississippi Poultry

Check out five interesting facts about Mississippi’s poultry industry.