MSU Fall Flower and Garden Fest 2014 — Presentation on Fruit Crops

Last week, I gave a presentation on Fruit Crops for your Yard at the MSU Fall Flower and Garden Fest that was held in Crystal Springs.  This is a big event, with over 5,000 attendees each year.  You can find … Continue reading

Fruit Crops for Mississippi Farmers’ Markets

Yesterday I gave a presentation on “Best Fruit Crops for Mississippi Farmers’ Markets”.  It was part of the “Microfarming – Growing for Farmers’ Markets” workshop put on by Dr. Rick Snyder and others.  You can see more info on the … Continue reading

Glyphosate: Friend or Foe?

Glyphosate (also commonly known as RoundUp and under other generic labels) is a great tool for controlling weeds where fruit crops are grown.  It takes out both broadleaves and grasses which makes it a popular choice.  However, it can come … Continue reading