Floodwaters impact Mississippi Delta catfish farms

Floodwaters impact Mississippi Delta catfish farms

For 25 years, the Jones family has owned and operated Wellspring Fisheries in Sharkey County with few setbacks. This year, however, the family has faced numerous unforeseen challenges. Flood waters are still on the rise in the Mississippi Delta, and Bobby Jones, the...
Marion County board member celebrates 100th birthday

Marion County board member celebrates 100th birthday

Not many people can say they are a century old, but Marion County Farm Bureau board member Dan Ford can. Marion County Farm Bureau recently celebrated Ford’s 100th birthday with a party at their office. Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation President Mike McCormick, MFBF...