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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service



Larry Adams

Contact Information

Southern Insect Management Research Unit
141 Experiment Station Road
P.O. Box 346
Stoneville, MS 38776
Ph: (662) 686-5277
Fax: (662) 686-5421


via ARIS system


  • B.S. Mississippi State University, Major General Agronomy, 1975 to 1977
  • Associate of Applied Science, Mississippi Delta Community College, Major Farm Management Technology, 1973 to 1975

Work Experience

  • 1978 to present, USDA-ARS, Southern Insect Management Research Unit, Entomologist
  • 1986 to present, Adams Agricultural Consultants, Private Independent Consultant
  • 1977 to 1978, Hollandale Ag Services, Field Representative
  • 1977, Mississippi Extension Service, 4H Youth Director, Sharkey-Issaquena Counties
  • 1975 to 1977, Agricultural & Biological Science Department, Mississippi State University, Research Assistant
  • 1972 to 1975, Chevron Chemical Company (Valent USA Corp), Research Assistant

Participation in Scientific and Production Meetings

  • Mississippi Agricultural Consultant Association Annual Meeting, (1995-Present)
  • Mississippi Entomological Society Annual Meeting, (1995-Present)
  • Beltwide Cotton Production and Research Conferences, (1995-2001)
  • National Sweetpotato Council Conventions, (2002-Present)
  • National Sweetpotato Collaborators Group Annual Meeting, (2002-Present)
  • Mississippi Extension Service Annual Sweetpotato Production Meeting, (2002-Present)
  • Mississippi Sweetpotato Council Annual Meeting, (2002-Present)

Honors, Memberships and Licenses

  • Football Scholarship Mississippi Delta Community College, (1973-1975)
  • State Championship Football Team, MDCC, (1974)
  • Mississippi Agricultural Consultants Association, (1995-Present)
  • Mississippi Entomological Society, (1995-Present)
  • America Society of Agronomist, (1977-Present)
  • Licensed Agricultural Consultant, Entomology, Mississippi Department of
  • Agriculture & Commerce, Bureau of Plant Industry, (1985-Present)
  • Certificated Commercial Pesticide Applicator Certificate, Mississippi
  • Department of Agriculture & Commerce, Bureau of Plant Industry, (1985-Present)
  • Awarded 15 United States Department of Agriculture Certificates of Merit

Last Modified: 9/11/2013
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