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Farm Facts: Cotton

Cotton is big busines in Mississippi, ranking third in the United States for production, which are grown on 780 Mississippi farms.

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Carter Cousins Continue Family Legacy

The Rolling Fork-based Carter family remains devoted to their agricultural roots through the years while adapting some new practices.

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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.

The Road to a Bright Future for Mississippi Agriculture

Trade, transportation, and deregulation are vital and essential components of a brighter future for Mississippi agriculture.

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Why Attend Farm Bureau Events?

A farmer answers a question about why it is important for members to attend Farm Bureau sponsors events, like annual conventions.

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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.

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Staff Member Spotlight: Jimmi Phillips

Jimmi Phillips is a vital member of the Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation (MFBF) community, working in the finance department.

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Spring Brings a Brighter Outlook for Farmers

As Mississippi farmers head into 2020 after a challenging 2019, the Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation encourages farmers to keep an optimistic outlook.

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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.

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  • February 11, 2020
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7 Buzzing Bee Facts

How much do you know about these buzzing beauties? Learn about the fascinating insects that make so much of our food possible.

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  • February 11, 2020
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