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OVERVIEW


The Mississippi Small Farm and Agribusiness Center (MSFAC) promotes, enhances and facilitates the development and growth of small farms, alternative enterprises, and agribusinesses in Mississippi. In 1988, it was established as the Mississippi Small Farm Development Center through an act of Mississippi State legislature and renamed in 2013. Services include identification of marketing opportunities, food safety, enterprise selection, financial resource acquisition, production technology, harvesting and post-harvesting handling methods, value added product development, organizational development and new industry nurturing.

Alcorn State University Mississippi Small Farm and Agribusiness Center is committed to growing small farmers through technical assistance, thereby, enhancing the capacity and sustainability of new farmers and ranchers with a holistic agribusiness approach.