Agenda for 2015 Muscadine Field Day

Below is the agenda for the 2015 Muscadine Field Day.  It will be held tomorrow morning.  More detailed information, including location, times, etc. was published on this blog here: https://msfruitextension.wordpress.com/2015/07/14/mississippi-muscadine-field-day-2015/

Budgeting for Fruit Growing Enterprises

Establishing a fruit crop business can be cash intensive, therefore it is best to have as much information up front as possible.  The Mississippi State University Agricultural Economics Department has some budget publications that help get you started.  Below is … Continue reading

Addressing The Top Pests of Mississippi Blueberries

There are many pests of blueberries in Mississippi; however, most of them are easily controlled or do not create an economic amount of damage.  For many years blueberries in Mississippi have been grown with little pest control inputs, especially Rabbiteye … Continue reading

Emerging Insect and Disease Issue Workshop

Date: January 17, 2013 (Thursday)  Time: 1 PM to 5 PM  Location: MSU Forrest Co. Extension Office  952 Sullivan Drive Hattiesburg, MS 39401-2714 Mississippi State University-Extension Service, USDA-ARS, and the Gulf South Blueberry Growers will present a workshop with focus … Continue reading

Blueberry field day set for state’s growers

MISSISSIPPI STATE – The annual field day for Mississippi’s blueberry growers will showcase innovation and good management techniques at a Wayne County farm on Oct. 11. Tom Giles and John Giles of Giles Farm in Waynesboro will host producers, specialists … Continue reading