Monthly Archives: December 2015

MSU professor helps feed a community

> > STARKVILLE, Miss.—One in nine people on earth do not have enough to eat; in America it’s one in seven; and in Mississippi, one in four. At Mississippi State University, global food security is a major research priority, and…

Resolve to use plant tags in 2016 garden

> > > By Gary R. Bachman > MSU Horticulturist > Coastal Research & Extension Center > > Like many home gardeners, I believe I’ll always remember the name of every plant I bring home from the garden center. >…

Life cycles are long, mysterious for cicadas

> > > By Ray Iglay > MSU Forest and Wildlife Research Center > > STARKVILLE, Miss. — While many humans anticipate making certain changes with the arrival of a new year, certain insects have much different life cycles. >…