MSU field event set in Poplarville

Published 1:25 am Sunday, October 2, 2011

Mississippi State University will hold its 38th Annual Ornamental Horticulture Field Day Thursday from 9:30 a.m. until early afternoon at the South Mississippi Branch Experiment Station in Poplarville.

The event includes tours of the trial gardens and research updates from scientists at Mississippi State University and the USDA Agricultural Research Service’s Southern Horticultural Laboratory.

Registration is at 9 a.m., and the $10 registration fee covers lunch at the station.

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The research station is located at 711 W. North St. in Poplarville, across from Pearl River Community College.

For more information, contact Eddie Smith at 601-403-2280 or