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Field day set for fruit, vegetable producers
VERONA, Miss. -- The North Mississippi Research and Extension Center in Verona will hold a summer field day for fruit and vegetable producers on Aug. 26 at 7 a.m.
Registration will begin at 6:30 a.m. The event will begin with a covered wagon tour of the horticultural research projects in the field. Three short educational updates will follow in the auditorium. Growers will have the opportunity to network with colleagues and ask questions of Mississippi State University experts.
Topics at the field day will include late-summer insect pests, vegetable disease identification and management, and an orchard/vineyard update. The event will adjourn at 10:15 a.m.
For more information, contact Jeff Wilson at 662-566-2201.