The Alcorn State University Extension Program will Host Numerous Events Throughout 2017

Calendar of Events

The Alcorn State University Extension Program will host numerous events throughout 2017. The events are:

Simpson County Community Awareness Day

ASUEP--4-H, USDA and Estate Planning

Skiffer Park

Magee, Mississippi

Saturday, May 20

9 a.m.

For more details: Heather Brice

601.892.1809

Extension Awareness Day Demonstration

Walthall County Dairy Festival

Holmes Water Park

Tylertown, Mississippi

Saturday, June 3

9:30 a.m.

For more details: Doris Ratcliff

601.783.5321

Agricultural Field Day

227 Highway 397

Preston, MS

Thursday, June 8

9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

For more details: Leroy Hickman

662.773.7128

Beef Cattle--Herd Health Field Day

Brown Loam Branch Experiment Station

1676 Brown Loam Road

Raymond, MS

Friday, June 16

8:30 a.m.

For more details: Gerald Jones

601.857.0250

Sponsors: Alcorn State University Extension Program, Mississippi State University Extension Service, and Hinds Community College

Extension Awareness Day Demonstration

Vicksburg Farmers Market

Corner of Jackson & Washington Streets

Saturday, June 17

8 a.m.

For more details: Shirley Middleton

601.437.5011

Women in Agriculture

“Getting Back to the Basics” Workshop

Alcorn State University, Lorman Campus

Extension and Research Complex

Ray Johnson Assembly Center

Saturday, June 17

10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

For more details: Carolyn Banks

601.877.6260

Alcorn Agricultural Technical Team Farm Tour

Tour stops: Beef Cattle, Forages, Vegetables, Watermelon, and Soil Health

Tour locations: Claiborne, Hinds and Jefferson Counties

Tuesday, June 27

7:45 a.m.

For more details: Gerald Jones

601.857.0250

Extension Awareness Day Demonstration

Mississippi Farmers Market

929 High St.

Jackson, MS

Saturday, July 8

8 a.m.

For more details: Ralph Arrington

601.857.3242

Extension Awareness Day Demonstration

McComb Farmers Market

212 Railroad Blvd

Thursday, July 13

9 a.m.

For more details: Doris Ratcliff

601.783.5321

Extension Awareness Day Demonstration

Port Gibson Farmers Market

Corner of Market & Fair St.

Saturday, July 15

8:30 a.m.

For more details: Valerie Wright

601.437.5011

Extension 2017 State Fair Demonstration

Mississippi State Fairgrounds

1207 Mississippi St.

Jackson, MS

Wednesday-Sunday, October 4 - 15

For more details: Gerald Jones

601.857.0250

Holiday Affair Workshop

Claiborne County Multi-Purpose Building

1703 Bridewell Lane

Port Gibson, MS

November: Date/Time TBA

For more details: Valerie Wright

601.437.5011