Lake Dockery Tagged Fish Still Available

> JACKSON – The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks (MDWFP) tagged 100 fish at Lake Dockery last October. Largemouth bass, bluegill, redear sunfish, and channel catfish were marked with a yellow tag on their back behind the dorsal…

Extension hosts clinics for 4-H Horse Show classes

> > > STARKVILLE, Miss. — The Mississippi State University Extension Service will host four clinics for 4-H’ers interested in competing in two new performance classes at the 2017 Mississippi 4-H Horse Show. > > Extension equine specialist Clay Cavinder…

AG Hood Warns Workers to be Wary of W-2 Scam

> > JACKSON— Attorney General Jim Hood warned Mississippi taxpayers today that scammers are targeting a wide range of organizations attempting to collect W-2 data that can in turn be used to file fraudulent tax returns. > > According to…

USDA/NRCS Soil Health Initiative in Mississippi

> Jackson, Miss. – February 16, 2017 > The United States Department of Agriculture / Natural Resources > Conservation Service (NRCS), has established a statewide Soil Health Initiative that > focuses on building soil health and productivity. Mississippi croplands, forestlands,…

Prevention is best way to battle bed bugs

> > By Bonnie Coblentz > MSU Extension Service > > STARKVILLE, Miss. — Housecleaning and decluttering efforts can go a long way in preventing home-invading bed bugs from setting up residence where they can feed at night on human…