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Fun, Farm-Related College Mascots: Fear the Okra!

Delta State’s Fighting Okra is a prickly standout among ag-themed mascots.

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Planting, Harvesting and Caring For Garlic in the Garden

After just a little soil prep, plant garlic in fall and harvest the following year. Here’s how.

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Fall Recipes: Venison Shepherd’s Pie, Buttermilk Mashed Sweet Potatoes, Easy Baked Apples

Enjoy this hearty and delicious twist on a classic autumn recipe using venison and colorful sweet potatoes.

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Build a Root Cellar on Your Farm

Try this time-tested method for storing your bounty of fruits and vegetables.

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Build An Outdoor Bread Oven

Here’s how to build a wood-fired clay oven and take outdoor cooking to a new level.

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Humorist Jerry Nelson: Recovering Dairyman

Dear County Agent Guy author Jerry Nelson says farming has provided him fodder, as well as lessons, for his slap-your-knee, laugh-out-loud musings.

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Battle Bad Bugs and Protect Pollinators on the Farm

Integrated Pest Management helps control pests in the garden.

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Pollinator-Friendly Gardens on the Farm

Bees, monarchs and other insects help us grow food. We can begin to return the favor via these three easy steps.

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Avoid These 5 Farm Marketing Mistakes

Raising quality produce and livestock is not enough to make sure your farm is successful.

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Easy Summer Recipes: Barbecue Chicken, Grilled Asparagus, Peanut Butter Brownie Ice Cream

Quick and easy chicken kabobs paired with fresh asparagus and corn capture the best of summer, hot off the grill.

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