Mississippi Department of Agriculture and CommerceThe mission of the Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce is to regulate and promote agricultural-related businesses within the state and to promote Mississippi’s products throughout both the state and the rest of the world for the benefit of all Mississippi citizens.
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The Mississippi Agricultural & Livestock Theft Bureau, (MALTB), was formed by the State Legislature in 1993, to better serve the State's agricultural community. With Agriculture being a large part of the States economy, this Bureau has been of great service. The MALTB is made-up of a Director, Brand Registrar/Secretary, and nine (9) Investigators. One Investigator [...]
The duties of the Mississippi Agricultural & Livestock Theft Bureau are to enforce all the laws of the State enacted for the purpose of preventing the theft of livestock, agricultural and aquacultural products and implements; to make investigations of violations thereof and to arrest persons violating same. The Bureau was also formed to put emphasis [...]