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Mississippi Farmers Market Marks Back to School Season with Farm to School Fun

08/28/2014
Celebrate this years back to school season with farm to school fun at the Mississippi Farmers Markets first ever "Back to School-Farm to School" event on September 6, 2014, from 8:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m....MORE


Commissioner Cindy Hyde-Smith Takes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

08/27/2014
The Commissioner of Agriculture and Commerce, Cindy Hyde-Smith, accepted the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge from Treasurer Lynn Fitch Wednesday afternoon. Commissioner Hyde-Smith took the challenge in honor of her friends Shirley Armstrong of Monticello, Mississippi, and "Little" Ralph Doxey of Holly Springs, Mississippi....MORE


Mississippi Farmers Market Transitions to Fall Schedule

08/22/2014
As the season of bountiful summer produce begins to wind down, the Mississippi Farmers Market will adjust its hours of operation in order to accommodate farmers' produce availability. The Market will transition to its fall schedule beginning the last week of August....MORE


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Public Accountability

Proposed Regulations

Citizens can review the proposed regulations and offer input on all proposed rules. To contact our office please call 1.800.551.1830 or 601.359.1100.

Mississippi Accountability & Transparency Act

Transparency in Mississippi Government is a concerted effort to provide visibility, openness, and accessibility to state government financial activity for Mississippi taxpayers as mandated by the State Legislature. As part of our continuing effort to set new standards for transparency and accountability in state government, you can view a variety of financial data. » MORE.


About the Commissioner

The Commissioner of Agriculture and Commerce

Mississippi welcomes Cindy Hyde-Smith as the newly elected Commissioner of Agriculture and Commerce. To learn more about her.... » More
                  

Mississippi Agriculture Snapshot

Commissioner ReceIves Distinguished Service Award

Commissioner Hyde-Smith honored with Distinguished Service Award during the Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation’s annual membership meeting in December.... » More

Mississippi Market Bulletin

Mississippi Market Bulletin

Your best source for information, equipment, plants and seeds and anything related to Mississippi Agriculture. Read an issue or learn how to advertise. » More

Mississippi Agriculture Snapshot

Mississippi Agriculture Snapshot

Agriculture is Mississippi’s number one industry, employing approximately 30% of the state’s work force either directly or indirectly. » More

Online Services

Online Services and Mobile Apps

Download mobile apps for farmers market, state fair, and Dixie National Rodeo. You can also select online services to make payments online, purchase Market Bulletin subscriptions, pay various fees and fines, and renew or obtain new permits and licenses... » More

Market Development

Market Development

The Market Development Division is dedicated to promoting and heightening the public's awareness of Mississippi 's agriculture commodities and the farmers and ranchers who produce them. » More

Mississippi Coliseum & State Fair Grounds

Mississippi Coliseum and State Fairgrounds

Find more information on the State Fair, Concerts, Livestock Shows, Rodeos, Conventions & other events. » More

Mississippi Farmers Market

Mississippi Farmers Market

The Mississippi Farmers Market in Jackson is the place to go for the freshest fruits and vegetables that are grown across our great state. The Mississippi Farmers Market is open Thursdays & Saturdays from 8 am until 2 pm. » More

Mississippi Agri-Tourism

Mississippi AgriTourism

For information about all U-Pick Operations, Farmers' Markets, Agricutural Meetings, and Festivals as well as a list of all farms that are open for onsite visits. » More

Agriculture and Forestry Museum

Discover Mississippi's proud agricultural legacy as you step back in time. Near one of the busiest intersections in Jackson, Mississippi you can park your vehicle, walk across a rustic bridge, and enter a bygone era. » More

 
Mississippi Market Maker

Mississippi Market Maker

The program assists Mississippi agricultural producers in finding markets for their commodities and in providing an important link between producers and consumers. » More

Farmers Market Nutrition Program

Farmers Market Nutrition Program

Links fresh vegetable farmers with customers. Learn more about how it expands farmers markets, increase consumption of fresh, nutritious fruits and vegetables, and how it provides benefits to low-income, nutritionally at-risk women, infants and children. » More

GIS Remote Sensing Project

GIS Remote Sensing Project

Through a cooperative program between the Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce (MDAC) and the National Agricultural Statistics Services (NASS), Mississippi cropland maps are now available online. » More

Keep Mississippi Beautiful

Honor or remember someone dear to you by becoming a sponsor of the "Avenue of Magnolias" project. » More