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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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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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MFBF Staff Spotlight: Meet Tammy Meyer

Each issue, we like to recognize one of MFBF’s dedicated staff members – this issue, we’re highlighting Tammy Meyer, Executive Assistant to the President.

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This Fun Book Teaches Kids About Soil

Dirt, an illustrated children’s book published by National Geographic Kids, is the MFBF’s State Women Leadership Committee’s 2020 Book of the Year.

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How is technology helping farmers?

Farmer Steven Richard Goodnight shares his thoughts on how technology has affected his farming operations and chicken houses.

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Why is the 2020 Census Important for Mississippi?

For Mississippi residents, especially those who live in rural communities and small towns, participating in the 2020 Census is essential.

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10 Farm Facts About Mississippi Catfish

With a thriving acquaculture industry, Mississippi is known for its delicious catfish and ranks No. 1 in the United States in catfish production.

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  • January 31, 2020
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Cold Weather Inspires Creativity On the Farm

Diversification raises winter farm profits as farmers explore new profitable streams of revenue, including hunting and selling dry-aged beef.

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  • November 11, 2019
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