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8 Farm Facts About Grain Sorghum

How much do you know about sorghum (or milo), one of the most versatile (and lesser known) grains that is grown in America today?

  • Farm
  • August 17, 2020
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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.


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.

  • Farm
  • February 11, 2020
  • 1
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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.

  • Farm
  • January 31, 2020
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9 Farm Facts About Mississipi Wheat

Learn about the different types of wheat grown in Mississippi and quantity and production value of that wheat.


6 Farm Facts About Sweet Potatoes

Sweet potatoes are an important part of Mississippi agriculture. How much do you know about them?

  • Food
  • August 3, 2019
  • 2
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8 Farm Facts About Rice

Rice is a staple in many culinary dishes across the world. But how much do you know about the production of it?


5 Peanut Farm Facts

Find five interesting farm facts about peanuts in Mississippi.