North Mississippi Receives “Too Much of a Good Thing”

North Mississippi Receives “Too Much of a Good Thing”

In my lifetime, musicians have released countless songs talking about rain. Farmers, like myself, across Mississippi usually pray for rain this time of year. Think Luke Bryan’s 2009 single “Rain is a Good Thing,” which describes the benefits of receiving rain....
MFBF Hosting YF&R Leadership Summit in July

MFBF Hosting YF&R Leadership Summit in July

The Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation Young Farmers & Ranchers Leadership Summit will be held on July 21, 2021 at the Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation office, located at 6311 Ridgewood Road, Jackson 39211. Registration will begin at 9 a.m. and the meeting will...
Devastating Rainfall Damages North Mississippi Crops

Devastating Rainfall Damages North Mississippi Crops

North Mississippi farmers and ranchers received between 15-20 inches of rain in less than 24 hours last week. That much heavy rainfall and wind caused immediate damage to crops. But the water spilling out of riverbanks in the North Delta over to New Albany and Ripley...