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Keenum appointed to board of directors of USDA's Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research (07-23-2014)
U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Thomas J. Vilsack announced in Washington, D.C., today that Mississippi State University President Mark E. Keenum has been appointed to a three-year term on the board of directors of the Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research (FFAR).

MSU researchers explore early corn planting (07-22-2014)
As early corn comes to market in July, growers are reminded that timing counts for a lot when it comes to planting corn.

Elephant ears can add to garden color, texture (07-21-2014)
Plants with tropical textures seem to attract the most interest in any landscape. Elephant ears just scream for attention wherever they grow.

Sweet potato field day planned for Aug. 20 (07-21-2014)
Sweet potato growers, crop consultants and other agricultural professionals can learn about current research and issues at a field day Aug. 20.

Allergies more than a nuisance for pets (07-21-2014)
Sneezing, itchy skin and swollen, watery eyes are hallmarks of spring and summer for some humans. But allergies can affect pets, too.

MSU releases wheat variety trial data (07-21-2014)
Mississippi State University has released the results of the winter wheat variety trials to help farmers plan for fall and winter wheat planting.