Monthly Archives: November 2016

Last blooms of fall offer needed nectar

> > By Susan Collins-Smith > MSU Extension Service > > RAYMOND, Miss. — As fall quickly winds down, gardening experts urge Mississippians not to throw in the trowel just yet. > > Some pollinators are still active and need…

Girl Scouts Announce New Cookie for 2017

> NORTH MS – Girl Scouts Heart of the South is excited to announce that Girl Scouts are celebrating 100 years of Girl Scouts selling cookies by introducing the new Girl Scout S’mores™ cookie. That’s right! Girl Scouts are combining…

Row crop course updates producers on research

> > > STARKVILLE, Miss. — Before they prepare for 2017, Mississippi producers will have a chance next month to catch up on recent row crop research being conducted across the Southeast. > > The Mississippi State University Extension Service…

Improved STEM training goal of new federal funding for MSU

> > STARKVILLE, Miss.—Mississippi State is receiving a nearly $900,000 National Science Foundation grant to help public schools enhance critical middle-school teaching and learning skills. > > Awarded to associate professor Dana Franz in the College of Education’s Department of…