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    "4-H has helped me grow. In the beginning, public speaking terrified me. But now I can get up in front of people and explain my ideas."

    - Samuel Brown
    Lee County 4-H'er

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    "Extension brings expertise in economics and market analysis to our community. Now we have a plan, and we know what it takes to continue our success."

    - Vaunita Martin
    director of Itawamba County Development Council

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    "In Extension's MHV program, we believe we are better together than apart. Working together, we can fellowship while volunteering to help somebody else."

    - Bonita Davenport Reed
    Mississippi Homemaker Volunteer in Adams County

  • "Extension has helped us not only improve yields and profits, but also conserve water sources for future farmers."

    - Brian Andrus
    row-crop producer in Sunflower County

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    "Extension's StartUp Mississippi program taught me how to succeed. It took aways my fear of doing something wrong and helped me believe in myself even more."

    - Amber Milloy
    Owner of Beyond the Arch in Simpson County

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Closeup of an armyworm
Fall armyworms can be different colors and range from light green to almost black. Photo by Blake Layton
Be on the Lookout for Armyworms
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Getting children involved in the cooking process is one way to get them to try new foods.
4 Tips for Picky Eaters

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