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    "I can truly say MSU Extension's courses have made me a better public servant."

    New Augusta alderman

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    "4-H taught me the importance of being a caring, compassionate person and that friendship transcends winning."

    - Jilkiah Bryant
    Former Noxubee County 4-H'er
    and Truman Scholar

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    "MSU Extension's Crosby Arboretum offers a wide variety of excellent programs–there's something here for everyone!"

    - Ruth Cook
    Crosby Arboretum
    volunteer and donor

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    "MSU Extension's RMSS program shows kids there are employment options in rural Mississippi–that they can live here and improve our way of life."

    - Dr. Caleb Zumbro
    Franklin County physician

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    "Extension's training has helped us better understand how to help the young people we work with."

    - Courtney Reed
    Co-founder and co-director of I can Fly Ministries in Warren County

A house sparrow.
House sparrows prefer more developed urban locations over rural areas. (Photo by Canva Pro)
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