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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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Farm Facts: Cotton

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

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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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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.