Monthly Archives: June 2014

Prescribed burns help with land management

> > > By Adam Tullos > Wildlife Extension Associate > MSU Extension Service > > MISSISSIPPI STATE – A well-managed prescribed burn is an important tool in a landowner’s kit. > > Yet news stories about wildfires often discourage…

MSU farm bill simulation gives soybean crop advice

> By Karen Brasher > Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station > > MISSISSIPPI STATE — Mississippi State University scientists analyzed risk-management programs in the Agricultural Act of 2014 and have a recommendation to help soybean producers make informed decisions.…

Second Giant ‘Corpse Flower’ Blooms at UM

> > OXFORD, Miss. – Visiting the Maynard W. Quimby Medicinal Plant Garden at the University of Mississippi can feel like stepping into a tropical rainforest – the facility’s greenhouse is filled with rare and unusual florae. > > One…

MDOC HIRING CORRECTIONAL OFFICERS

> MDOC HIRING CORRECTIONAL OFFICERS > JACKSON – The Mississippi Department of Corrections is looking for people who seek job security with great benefits and an opportunity for advancement. > > The Mississippi Department of Corrections (MDOC) is hiring correctional…