AG Blog

Shop your local farmer’s market!

As Mississippi’s farmers market season is upon us, it is a great time to remember we can build our own natural immunity by eating fresh healthy foods high in Vitamin C, D, complex B vitamins, and zinc. In addition to making you healthier your body will be better equipped to fight off colds and viruses,…

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Trade between Mississippi and India

Big plans for the New Year! In just two weeks, Gov. Bryant, Glenn McCullough Jr., I and other Mississippi officials will welcome the newly appointed Consul General of India to Mississippi. India is the world’s fastest growing country, soon to overtake China in population. It is also the world’s most populous democracy, a nuclear power and…

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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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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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