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08-28-14

 

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

08-27-14

 

Commissioner Cindy Hyde-Smith Takes ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

08-22-14

 

Mississippi Farmers Market Transitions to Fall Schedule

08-08-14

 

Commissioner Hyde-Smith Announces Organic Certification Cost-Share Program

08-07-14

 

Commissioner Hyde-Smith Announces School Grant Program

07-02-14

 

Mississippi Ag Museum to Host Old Fashioned Country Fair

06-23-14

 

Commissioner Hyde-Smith Secures Needed Insecticide for Grain Sorghum Producers

06-16-14

 

Mississippi Fair Commission Selects New Executive Director

06-03-14

 

Mississippi Farmers Market to Host 2014 Summer Kick-Off

06-02-14

 

Commissioner Hyde-Smith Aims to Protect Homes from Invasive Ant Species

05-14-14

 

MS Department of Agriculture Accepting Applications for Marketing Improvement Program

05-12-14

 

Invitation Open for Public Comment on Mississippi Farm to School

05-06-14


 

The Mississippi Agriculture & Forestry Museum, the Mississippi Children’s Museum, the Mississippi Museum of Natural Science, and the Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame and Museum announce their collaborative venture, the LeFleur Museum District

05-05-14

 

Commissioner Hyde-Smith Takes Step to Help Protect Mississippi’s Bee Industry

04-22-14

 

Annual Easter Hunt and Celebrity Egg Toss a Success at Ag Museum

04-22-14

 

Meeting for Fruit and Vegetable Growers interested in becoming authorized EBT retailers

04-16-14

 

Celebrity Egg Toss to be Part of Egg Hunt Activities at Ag Museum

04-14-14

 

MS Agriculture and Forestry Museum to Host Forestry Day

04-09-14

 

Mississippi Egg Marketing Board Hosts Annual Easter Egg Hunt at the Ag Museum

04-01-14

 

MS Department of Agriculture Announces Availability of Specialty Crop Grant Funds

03-21-14

 

MDAC Announces Upcoming Workshop for Farmers Market Managers

03-21-14

 

Mississippi Agriculture and Forestry Museum Launches New Branding Strategy

02-28-14

 

Mississippi Egg Marketing Board Seeks Artists for Easter Egg Competition

02-18-14

 

Cattle Theft Investigation by MS Cattle Theft Investigation by MS Department

02-14-14

 

'Small Town' Joins Mississippi Main Street

02-12-14

 

Ag Commissioner Makes Blair E. Batson Patients Cowboys for a Day

02-10-14

 

Small Town Joins Mississippi Main Street

01-28-14

 

Mississippi Farmers Market Begins 2014 Season

01-28-14

 

Dixie National Parade Set for February 8 & New Dixie National Mobile App Launched

11-08-13

 

Cattle Theft Investigation in Madison and Yazoo Counties Leads to Arrests

11-08-13

 

MS Dept. of Agriculture’s Focus on Consumer Protection Heightened This Holiday Season

10-28-13

 

154th Mississippi State Fair Sets Attendance Record

10-28-13

 

Small Town Mississippi Comes to Life at Harvest Festival

10-13-13

 

154th Mississippi State Fair Sets Attendance Record

10-08-13

 

Celebrate Farm to School Week at Sherman Avenue Elementary School

10-03-13

 

Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce and Mississippi Department of Education to Celebrate Farm to School Week at Sherman Avenue Elementary

10-01-13

 

Ribbon Cutting Scheduled for 154th Mississippi State Fair and New Fair Mobile App Available

10-01-13

 

Mississippi Agriculture and Forestry Museum Showcase Restored, Historic Carousel

09-30-13

 

Mississippi Farmers Market Begins Fall Schedule

09-26-13

 

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Holds Town Hall Discussion in Jackson

08-22-13

 

Export Funding and Assistance Available for Mississippi’s Food and Agricultural Companies

08-02-13

 

“Avenue of Magnolias” Continues to Keep Mississippi Beautiful

07-18-13

 

Mississippi Agriculture and Forestry Museum Showcases New Erosion Control Demonstration Project

07-12-13

 

Forging Demonstration to be Held at Mississippi Agriculture and Forestry Museum

07-01-13

 

Changes in Mississippi Catfish Marketing Law Effective Today Covering Additional Fish Products

06-28-13

 

Mississippi Agriculture and Forestry Museum Holds Ribbon Cutting to Showcase New Exhibit

06-28-13

 

Mississippi Agriculture and Forestry Museum to Hold Ribbon Cutting to Showcase New Exhibit

06-19-13

 

Department of Agriculture Revokes Philadelphia Resident’s Landscaping License

05-31-13

 

Mississippi Farmers Market to Celebrate 2013 Summer Kick-Off

05-24-13

 

Hyde-Smith Announces Cost-Share Program to Assist Fruit and Vegetable Growers

05-15-13

 

Mississippi Farmers Market to Extend Days of Operation

03-25-13

 

Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce Suspends License of Johnston Seed Company

03-14-13

 

MDAC Announces Upcoming Workshop for Mississippi Farmers Market Managers

03-12-13

 

Hyde-Smith Announces Availability of Specialty Crop Grant Funds

03-06-13

 

Joint Investigation Yields Stolen Equipment

02-06-13

 

Commissioner of Agriculture and Commerce Showcases New Agriculture Magazine

01-31-13

 

Dixie National Parade Set for February 9 Takes New Route

12-10-12

 

Hyde-Smith Secures Important Products for Mississippi Beekeepers

11-30-12

 

Mississippi Egg Marketing Board Seeks Artists for Easter Egg Competition

11-28-12

 

Africanized Bee Colony Destroyed in Pass Christian

11-05-12

 

Small Town Mississippi Comes to Life at Harvest Festival

10-25-12

 

Portrait Unveiling at the MS Agriculture and Forestry Museum

10-17-12

 

Joint Investigation of Stolen Property in Claiborne County Leads to Arrest

10-15-12

 

Mississippi Farmers Market Celebrates Annual Harvest Fest and National Food Day

10-05-12

 

MDAC Launches Agritourism Registration Program

10-02-12

 

MDAC and MS Department of Education Celebrate Farm to School Week at Rouse Elementary School

09-25-12

 

MDAC and MS Department of Education Collaborate to Recognize Farm to School Week

09-10-12

 

MDAC Assisting Hay Producers to Comply with Fire Ant Quarantine Restrictions for Out-of-State Transport

08-28-12

 

Pet Evacuation Shelter to Open on MS State Fairgrounds

08-15-12

 

Mississippi Transportation Commission and Department of Agriculture Unveil New Agritourism Sign

06-06-12

 

New Insecticide Approved for Mississippi Cotton Farmers

06-01-12

 

Mississippi Farmers Market to Celebrate 2012 Summer Kick-Off

05-29-12

 

Vincent Recognized as “Top Cop” by Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce

05-16-12

 

Adulterated Korean Oysters Removed from Local Grocery Stores

05-14-12

 

Mississippi Farmers Market to Extend Days of Operation

04-11-12

 

MDAC Launches New Online System for Registering Pesticides

04-06-12

 

Farmers Market Managers Workshop Scheduled for May 10, 2012

03-22-12

 

Hyde-Smith Secures Helpful Product for Mississippi Beekeepers

03-13-12

 

Emergency Exemption for Corn Seed Treatment Announced

03-05-12

 

MDAC Announces the Availability of Speciality Crop Grant Funds

02-17-12

 

Dixie National Livestock Show and Rodeo a Success

02-08-12

 

America 's Farmers Mobile Experience Exhibit Open to Visitors on the Fairgrounds

02-07-12

 

America 's Farmers Mobile Experience Visiting 2012 Dixie National Livestock Show and Rodeo

01-30-12

 

Mississippi Farmers Market Begins 2012 Season

01-25-12

 

First-Ever Statewide Restaurant Nutrition Program - "Eat Healthy Mississippi"

01-06-12

 

Meeting for Fruit and Vegetable Growers interested in becoming authorized EBT retailers

08-03-11

 

Export Funding Available for Mississippi Agricultural Companies

06-15-11

 

Cleveland Men Sentenced for Pest Control Scam

06-02-11

 

Mississippi Farmers Market to Celebrate 2011 Summer Kick-Off

05-09-11

 

Mississippi Farmers Market to Extend Days of Operation

05-04-11

 

Financial Assistance Available for Tornado Damaged Forest Land

04-08-11

 

MDAC's Bureau of Plant Industry Revokes Termite License of Howe's Termite Control, LLC

04-04-11

 

Farmers Market Manager Workshop set for April 27 in Jackson

02-25-11

 

Emergency Exemption for Corn Seed Treatment Announced

02-18-11

 

MDAC's Bureau of Plant Industry Revokes Termite License of Wilson's Termite and Environmental Services

02-16-11

 

MDAC Announces Availability of Specialty Crop Grant Funds

02-07-11

 

New Marketing Opportunity Available to MS Fruit & Vegetable Producers

02-07-11

 

MDAC Announces 2011 Beekeeping Workshops

12-29-10

 

MS Fruit & Vegetable Growers Conference and Tradeshow

11-18-10

 

“Perfect Bale” donated to MS Ag and Forestry Museum

11-01-10

 

Small Town Mississippi Comes to Life at Harvest Festival

10-22-10

 

Workshops on Fruit and Vegetable Retail Sales for Mississippi Producers Announced

08-31-10

 

Workshops on Fruit and Vegetable Retail Sales for Mississippi Producers Announced

07-29-10

 

Stop Sale Order Placed on Contaminated Pesticide

06-04-10

 

MS Farmers Market to Celebrate 2010 Summer Kick-Off

05-15-10

 

High Winds a Cause of Concern for Farmers

05-05-10

 

Assistance needed for MS Cattlemen in Wake of Devastating Weather

03-31-10

 

MDAC Announces Farmers Market Manager Workshop

03-15-10

 

Section 18 Exemptions for Corn Seed Treatments Announced

03-01-10

 

MDAC Announces Annual Beekeeping Workshops this Spring

01-27-10

 

MDAC Announces Availability of Specialty Crop Grant Funds

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