Monthly Archives: August 2013

Workshop set for design, construction students

STARKVILLE, Miss.–Mississippi State’s School of Architecture will offer a free workshop for high school and college students who want to know more about developing quality resumes and portfolios in architecture, art, interior design or building construction. To be held Sept.…

State¹s cotton remains late but looking good

By Bonnie Coblentz MSU Ag Communications MISSISSIPPI STATE ­ Mississippi¹s cotton growers are hoping weather challenges don¹t prevent their late-planted crop from making the good yields it seems capable of producing. Darrin Dodds, state cotton specialist with the Mississippi State…

MSU helps farmers irrigate efficiently

By Linda Breazeale MSU Ag Communications STONEVILLE ­ When it comes to irrigating crops, farmers are like Goldilocks. ³They don¹t want too much water; they don¹t want too little water; they want it just right,² said Jason Krutz, irrigation specialist…

Gardeners anticipate fall tour in Verona

VERONA ­ North Mississippi flower and vegetable gardeners will have the opportunity to tour fall horticulture plots at the North Mississippi Research and Extension Center on Sept. 28. Mississippi State University Extension Service and Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station…