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Holly Leaves and Red Berries Bush, Nature View in a Park

Deck the Halls with Red Winter Berries This Winter

Learn about three specific boughs of holly and berries that are sure to brighten your natural home decor this holiday season.

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Why the Mississippi River Inspires Great Literature

This majestic body of water has inspired authors throughout the ages, prompting great works of art such as Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn.

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Custom Attire Gains Ground in Garment Businesses

Two Mississippi-based businesses are making waves in the fashion industry – learn all about South Home & Apparel and Blue Delta Jeans.

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High School Academy Grows Farmers and Futures

Wingfield Ag Academy introduces city students to all aspects of agribusiness, including three school gardens in which they can work and learn.

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Listen to the “Our Farm. Your Life.” Podcast

Farm Famlies of Mississippi launches a new podcast, dedicated to telling the stories of Mississippi farmers and ranchers.

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This Mississippi Man Has Mastered Active Retirement

Meet retired Extension agent Harvin Hudson, who is still impacting his community through his volunteer work and vegetable production.

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Take a Sip of History at the Biedenharn Coca-Cola Museum

The Biedenharn Coca-Cola Museum in Vicksburg allows visitors a glimpse into Coca-Cola’s past, at the first bottling plant in Mississippi.

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A Modern One-Room Schoolhouse

Located on a family farm in Purvis, the Country Schoolhouse raises more than crops and livestock – they’re raising ag education.

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How to Create a Butterfly Garden

If you plant it, they will come: learn how to attract butterflies to your home garden by planting specific types of plants.

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Create an Egg-Cellent Centerpiece for Easter

A beautiful floral centerpiece is a must-have for every table this Easter season – why not combine flowers and eggs in this creative DIY project?