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Some Thoughts About Our Legislature and The Legislative Session.

Some Thoughts About Our Legislature and The Legislative Session. It’s hard to believe, but the 2019 legislative session will be here before we know it. As we head into Christmastime, we should remember to thank our local legislators, our Mississippi House and Senate members. Right now they are balancing the holidays with preparing to spend…

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Lazy Acre Christmas Tree Farm

Visited Lazy Acres Christmas Tree Farm in Chunky, Newton County today! Brought back a surprise #GenuineMS Christmas Tree to headquarters, the main office of your Department of Agriculture and Commerce! Thanks to my friend Michael May of Lazy Acres.

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Speaking Engagements as your AG Commissioner

I’m so very grateful for the many invitations and opportunities to speak to folks around the State of Mississippi. This week was jam-packed, and my 2019 speaking schedule is filling up very quickly. Had a chance to speak personally with several thousand folks this week, all over Mississippi. I’d love to come speak to your…

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Lab Grown Meat Interview

In case you missed it, here’s the link to my interview today on our fight against fake meat. This ran on WLBT and Fox 40 News. Share for your friends . Let’s keep our meat 🥩 #GenuineMS! With my friend Andy Berry of the Cattlemens Association. Whether you are a cattleman or a consumer, you…

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Andy Gipson for Ag Commissioner

I, Andy Gipson, am pleased to announce that I will stand for reelection as your Commissioner of Agriculture and Commerce. As when you elected me to the Legislature in 2007, I promise you I will continue to move forward with integrity, leadership and vision for the next generation. I will always stand for what’s right…

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Fake Meat

“Fake Meat” Update and Our #GenuineMS Response: I want to thank the many of you who expressed your great interest and concern regarding the “lab grown,” “fake meat” issue. I’ve been informed that “fake meat” could appear in all 50 states’ restaurants and grocery stores in 2019. Due to the many concerns of our Mississippi…

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