Just outside Bay Springs, Mississippi, in rural Jasper County, the Foster Family has discovered the best of all worlds—country living and sheep farming.
Enthusiasm and hard work abounds with the Phelps Family! Sisters Dora Phelps and Bernice Phelps-Dobbins along with newly retired Orlando Phelps, son of Dora Phelps, make a great team managing their nearly 100 year-old family beef cattle operation.
Conservation Client Gateway, a new public website, allows you to request technical and financial assistance, review and sign conservation plans, request and track payments for your completed contract items and much more.
Charles Shorts, a small cattle farmer in Claiborne County, owns approximately 100 acres of pasture and a few more acres of timber just outside Port Gibson, Mississippi.
In rural Oktibbeha County, not far from the Mississippi State University (Bulldogs) campus at Starkville rests the county's first certified goat farm. Brad Spencer, a native of Chicago, Illinois, stated, "I've started a legacy for my family with goat farming."
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