Monthly Archives: December 2015

Animals adapt to survive winter’s cold

> > > By Leslie Burger > MSU Extension Service > > STARKVILLE, Miss. — Winter months bring short days of weak sunlight, cold nights and icy rain. Even though Southern states have relatively mild winters, the more extreme weather…

MTA & MSU Riley Center Host Annual Theatre Conference

> Over 400 high school students and community theatre enthusiasts will travel to Meridian to participate in the annual statewide theatre festival and convention being held at the Mississippi State University Riley Center January 14-17, 2016. This unique festival brings…

MSU examined pesticide effect on honeybee health

> By Bonnie Coblentz > MSU Extension Service > > STONEVILLE, Miss. — Because bees are important to the success of crops, honeybee health is important to Mississippi State University. > > Jeff Gore, Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station…

Rural tourism workshop to be held Jan. 12-13

> > > LEESVILLE, Louisiana — Tourism professionals in Louisiana and Mississippi are joining forces for a Jan. 12-13 workshop focused on technology and new ideas for attracting visitors to the hidden treasures in small towns and rural areas. >…