Al Brown, Kiwanis Program Chairperson, Jo Lynn Mitchell, Billy Taylor, Kiwanis Club President

The Kiwanis Club of Laurel was joined on Wednesday by guest speaker Jo Lynn Mitchell with Mitchell Farms.

Ms. Mitchell spoke on the family owned business which involves growing row-crops such as corn and peanuts. In addition, Mitchell Farms is involved in Agritourism and hosts fun events such as the Mississippi Peanut Festival, Fall Fun in the Pumpkin Patch, Corn Maze, school and private group farm tours, birthday parties, reunions, church outings, and even elegant country weddings.

Located at 650 River Church Road in Covington County, Mitchell Farms is quickly becoming a world-renowned tourist destination encompassing over 1,500 acres and numerous buildings. For more information on activities and events at Mitchell Farms, please call 601-765-8609 or visit their website at