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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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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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How Mississippi Farmers Are Embracing Technology

Technology adds incredible efficiencies and productivity on the farm.

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  • February 8, 2019
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The Buzzing Partnership Between Mississippi Farmers and Beekeepers

Mississippi beekeepers collaborate with produce farmers to continue creating big benefits for agriculture.

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  • February 6, 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.

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  • February 1, 2019
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Mississippi Farm Family Talks About Teaching the Next Generation

Farmers William and Julie White share their passion for the industry.

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  • January 29, 2019
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How MS Farmers Are Helping Others Succeed

Phelps Family Farm and others help limited-resource farmers succeed.

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  • May 1, 2018
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Farmer Alice Sides Carries on a Family Legacy

Female farmer carries on the family legacy.

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  • April 30, 2018
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Straight From a Mississippi Poultry Farmer

Kirby Mauldin shares his experience as a Mississippi poultry farmer.

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Sylvia Clark is a Dedicated Farming Advocate

A sweet potato farmer returned to school later in life and found a career in Extension.

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  • January 29, 2018
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