Horticulture, Fruits, Nuts, and Vegetable Marketing

Mississippi state and local regulations governing the retailing of own-grown vegetables:

As long as the vegetables are in the raw form (uncut and unprocessed), there are no permits that are required by the Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce.

If the vegetables are processed in any way, a permit is required from the Mississippi Health Department.

Grower is required to get the county privilege license.

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Plant Nurseries and Supliers:

Mississippi Certified Nurseries & Dealers as published by the Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce.

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Source of raw data: 2007 Census of Agriculture.

Mississippi Fruits & Vegetable Directory as published bt the Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce.

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Source of raw data: 2007 Census of Agriculture.

Link to the Mississippi Fruit and Vegetable Growers Association.

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Source of raw data: 2007 Census of Agriculture.

Farmers Markets:

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Select Farmers Market.

Fruits and Vegetables Market News:

As published by the U.S. Department of Agriculture

Wholesale Market Vegetable Prices:

  1. Atlanta Terminal Prices - http://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/aj_fv020.txt
  2. Dallas Terminal Prices - http://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/da_fv020.txt
  3. St. Louis Terminal Prices - http://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/xx_fv020.txt
  4. Chicago Terminal Prices - http://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/hx_fv020.txt
  5. Baltimore Terminal Prices - http://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/bp_fv020.txt
  6. Miami Terminal Prices - http://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/mh_fv020.txt
  7. Columbia Terminal Prices - http://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/ca_fv020.txt
  8. Los Angeles Terminal Prices -  http://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/hc_fv020.txt
  9. San Francisco Terminal Prices -  http://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/sx_fv020.txt
  10.  Boston Terminal Prices - http://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/bh_fv020.txt
  11. Philadelphia Terminal Prices -  http://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/na_fv020.txt
  12. New York Terminal Prices - http://www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/nx_fv020.txt