Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation; Mississippi Cooperative Extension Service; Farmers; African-Americans; Corn; Alcorn Agricultural and Mechanical College
Correspondence between Mose S. Shaw and Boswell Stevens about the 1951 ''Negro Farm and Home Week'' at Alcorn A&M College, as well as an itinerary and list of Negro farmers who produced 100 bushels or more of corn per acre..
Bankhead Cotton Control Act; Mississippi Cooperative Extension Service
Beginning the Bankhead Cotton Control Act, 1934. Left to right: W.H. Stovall, J.C. Rimes, E.H. White (future director of the Mississippi Cooperative Extension Service), Thomas L. Gaston, T.M. Patterson and L.A. Olson,Director of the Mississippi...
Mississippi Cooperative Extension Service; County agricultural agents; Bulls
County agents Ross Smith, Arlis Anderson, H.H. Levick, Hugh Wilson, D.W. Fortenberry, H.W. Beachum, Buddy Luckil, A.D. Hall, W.H. Hamberlin, Don Herrington and Roy Means with bull at cattle judging event, livestock show.
Watermelons; Mississippi Cooperative Extension Service
E. M. Watson, veteran watermelon grower of Webster County, has produced so many melons that he can usually estimate within a pound or two the weight of a big one. He said he uses information from the Agricultural Extension Service to help him grow...
Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation; Mississippi Cooperative Extension Service; Farming; Farmers; Swayze family; Yazoo County (Miss.)
Program printed for event at the King Edward Hotel in Jackson (Miss.) honoring the Harris Swayze family of Yazoo County, Mississippi's Master Farm Family of 1959. Includes a list of previous recipients of the award.