[expand title=”Area Rural Development“]Area 1: Lincoln Area Office – USDA Rural Development

(Serves Adams, Amite, Claiborne, Copiah, Franklin, Jeff Davis, Jefferson, Lawrence, Lincoln, Marion, Pike, Simpson, Walthall, Warren, and Wilkinson)
1395-D Johnny Johnson Drive
Brookhaven, MS 39601
Contact: Danny P. Ivy
Phone: (601)833-9321, Ext. 5
Fax: (601)835-2437

Area 2: Newton Area Office – USDA Rural Development

(Serves Attala, Clarke, Hinds, Holdmes, Jasper, Jones, Kemper, Lauderdale, Leake, Madison, Neshoba, Newton, Rankin, Scott, Smith, and Wayne)
76 Little Rock – Decatur Road, P.O. Box 67
Decatur, MS 39327
Contact: Kenneth Wright
Phone: (601)635-2556, Ext. 4
Fax: (601)625-6023

Area 3: Grenada Area Office – USDA Rural Development

(Serves Carroll, Grenada, Humphreys, Issaquena, Leflore, Montgomery, Sharkey, Sunflower, Washington, and Yazoo)
2330-D Sunset Drive
Grenada, MS 38901
Contact: Thelma Glasco
Phone: (662)226-4441
Fax: (662)227-1018

Area 4: Forrest Area Office – USDA Rural Development

(Serves Covington, Forrest, George, Green, Hancock, Harrison, Lamar, Jackson, Pearl River, Perry, and Stone)
113 Fairfield Drive, Suite 220
Hattiesburg, MS 39402
Contact: Robert W. Windham
Phone: (601)261-3293
Fax: (601)261-3254

Area 5: Panola Area Office – USDA Rural Development

(Serves Bolivar, Coahoma, DeSoto, Lafayette, Marshall, Panola, Quintman, Tallahatchie,, Tate, Tunica, and Yalobusha)
175 Broom Ridge Rd., Suite C
Batesville, MS 38606
Contact: Johnny M. Shell
Phone: (662)578-7008
Fax: (662)578-0670

Area 6: Oktibbeha Area Office – USDA Rural Development

(Serves Alcorn, Benton, Calhoun, Chickasaw, Choctaw, Clay, Itawamba, Lee, Lowndes, Monroe, Noxubee, Oktibbeha, Pontoto, Prentiss, Tippah, Tishomingo, Union, Webster, and Winston)
510 Highway 25 N., Suite 3
Booneville, MS 38829
Contact: Sheila M. Freely
Phone: (662)323-8031
Fax: (662)323-7648[/expand]

[expand title=”Cooperative Extension“]Extension & Research – Alcorn State University

100 ASU Drive 479
Alcorn State, MS 39096

Mississippi State University Extension Service – Mississippi State University

Website [/expand]

[expand title=”Eggs, Food (Sanitation), Meat“]Consumer Protection Division – Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce

P.O. Box 1609
Jackson, MS 39215
Contact: John Tillson
Phone: (601)359-1148
Fax: (601)359-1175

Food Program – Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce

121 North Jefferson Street
Jackson, MS 39201
Contact: Richard A. Benton
Phone: (601)359-1191
Fax: (601)359-1105[/expand]

[expand title=”Farm Loan Program“]Farm Loan Programs Division – USDA FSA

6311 Ridgewood Road Suite W100
Jackson, Mississippi 39211
Contact: Paul Hardin
Phone: (601)965-4300, Ext. 109[/expand]

[expand title=”Farm Service Agency“]Farm Service Agency – USDA

6311 Ridgewood Road, Suite W100
Jackson, MS 39211-2035
Contact: Michael R. Sullivan
Phone: (601)965-4300[/expand]

[expand title=”Food Processing, Food Service, Hospitals, Nursing Homes, Schools“]Division of Food Protection – Mississippi Department of Health

570 East Woodrow Wilson Drive, P.O. Box 1700
Jackson MS, 39215-1700
Contact: John Luke
Phone: (601)576-7689
Fax: (601)576-7632[/expand]

[expand title=”Fruits and Vegetables Marketing Development Division“]Fruits and Vegetables Marketing Development Division 

301 Townhouse Drive – Industrial Park, P.O. Box 842
Booneville, MS 38829
Contact: Gary Bridges
Phone: (662)728-2429
Fax: (662)728-2479[/expand]

[expand title=”Labor“]Department of Employment Security

P.O. Box 1699
Jackson, MS 39215-1699
Phone: (601)321-6000[/expand]

[expand title=”Marketing“]Market Development Division – Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce

P.O. Box 1609
Jackson, MS 39215
Contact: Andy Prosser
Phone: (601)359-1158
Fax: (601)354-6001[/expand]

[expand title=”Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS)“]Natural Resources Conservation Service – USDA

100 W. Capitol Street, Suite 1321 Federal Bldg
Jackson, Mississippi 39269
Phone: (601)965-5205, Ext. 130
Fax: (601)965-4940[/expand]

[expand title=”Rural Development“]Rural Development – USDA

Federal Building, Suite 831, 100 West Capitol Street
Jackson, MS 39269
Phone: (601)965-4316
Fax: (601)965-4088[/expand]

[expand title=”U-Pick Operations, Farmers Markets, Agricultural Meetings, and Festivals“]Mississippi Agri-Tourism

Contact: Donna West
Phone: (601)359-1118
Fax: (601)354-6001[/expand]