Crops & Forestry


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.


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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Mississippi Peanut Farmers Are Going Nuts

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


5 Peanut Farm Facts

Find five interesting farm facts about peanuts in Mississippi.


Agriculture Continues to Boost MS Economy

Mississippi agriculture was extremely important to the state in 2017.


A Mississippi Blueberry Pioneer

Luis Monterde has been instrumental to Mississippi’s blueberry industry.