Yazoo Backwater Pump impact statement open to comments

Yazoo Backwater Pump impact statement open to comments

Mississippians are being encouraged to submit comments to the Environmental Protection Agency’s Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (SEIS) for the Yazoo Backwater Pumps Project. The public will have the opportunity to submit comments on the statement...
U.S. House and Senate race results to impact agriculture

U.S. House and Senate race results to impact agriculture

Although final results of the Presidential election are still pending, the Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation Policy Department can provide a summary of results for the Senate and House as of today. In Mississippi, all four incumbents – Rep. Trent Kelly, Rep. Bennie...
Mississippians make their voices heard on state issues

Mississippians make their voices heard on state issues

Mississippians made their voices heard yesterday in not only national races, but on several state issues. Voters were presented with three referendums on their ballot, two contested Mississippi Supreme Court races and one state House of Representatives special...
Waste pesticide disposal event to be held in Pontotoc

Waste pesticide disposal event to be held in Pontotoc

Mississippi area farmers with waste agricultural pesticides are invited to take part in a waste pesticide disposal event to be held on Thursday, November 19 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event will be held in the parking lot in front of the Pontotoc County Agricenter...