Season 39 Show #49
June 16, 2016
Farmweek, June 17, 2016, is a feature story edition. Today we will take a step back and look at the year 2011 in Mississippi agriculture. It was a year of Mississippi River flooding and deadly tornadoes. Today Southern Garden will tour Glen Auburn in Natchez. Learn about fish as a source of healthy fat on The Food Factor. The feature story is about "The Sweet Potato Innovation Challenge." Students at Mississippi State University are thinking of ways to make new products out of culled sweet potatoes.