Feb 20, 2013
Delta Farm Press
Despite some high leaf grades, 2012 cotton quality was good
"We were seeing some higher leaf grades early in harvest of the 2012 cotton crop," says Keith Maloney, area director for the USDA Cotton Classing Office at Dumas, Ark., "and some gins had to make adjustments in their ginning to accommodate it.
Red Cup Rebellion
The 50 Year Anniversary of Ole Miss' Integration
In October of 1962, James Meredith's enrollment at Ole Miss caused deadly rioting to engulf our campus, the repercussions of which we still endure today.
Storms strike Tippah County on Sunday
A storm knocked out power to many areas of Ripley and Dumas early Sunday evening, according to fragmentary reports.