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Mississippi Small Farm and Agribusiness Center

Overview

The Mississippi Small Farm Development Center (MSFDC) at Alcorn State University was established in 1988 by an act of Mississippi State Legislation to promote, enhance and facilitate the development and growth of small farms and alternative agricultural enterprizes.  The State has approximately 37,500 small farms with annual gross farm revenue of $50,000 or less. The Mississippi Small Farm Development Center provides services directly to approximately 5,000 farmers and indirectly to several thousand through its website linking the Center to farmers all over the State of Mississippi and beyond its borders.