Monthly Archives: October 2016

Soybean crop battled stink bugs and disease

> > By Bonnie Coblentz > MSU Extension Service > > STARKVILLE, Miss. — A game-changing insect caused significant problems in many Mississippi soybean acres, but good management allowed growers to finish the year with an average crop. > >…

Landscape architect pioneer taught at MSU symposium

> > By Bonnie Coblentz and Madeline Golden > MSU Extension Service > > STARKVILLE, Miss. – Fifty-nine years ago, a man who appreciates the design potential of concrete chickens started a landscape symposium at Mississippi State University. Today, he…

Volunteers collect tons of trash during cleanup

> > > By Susan Collins-Smith > MSU Extension Service > > BILOXI, Miss. — About 2,400 volunteers helped remove trash from beaches and other waterways during the Mississippi Coastal Cleanup on Oct. 22. > > Organizers estimate that volunteers…