Ribbon to be cut on new interactive exhibit at Ag Museum
by MBJ Staff
Published: June 26,2013
JACKSON — Commissioner of Agriculture and Commerce Cindy Hyde-Smith, along with the members of Farm Families of Mississippi, will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony this week to showcase a new agriculture exhibit on display at the Mississippi Agriculture and Forestry Museum.
The exhibit, donated by the Farm Families of Mississippi, showcases the importance and contributions of Mississippi agriculture. The exhibit features information about Mississippi’s farmers, farmland, forestry, crops, livestock, poultry, and catfish. Interactive activities include two iPads with information and educational videos about Mississippi agriculture and a kiosk featuring My American Farm, which is an interactive game for children that teach about agriculture in America.
The ceremony will be held June 28 beginning at 9:30 a.m. in the lobby of the Heritage Center at the Mississippi Agriculture and Forestry Museum.
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