Interview with Mike Ellis, September 8, 2016
Collection: Mississippi Agriculture Oral History Collection
Mike Ellis was born in Memphis, Tennessee in 1952, and grew up in Webb, Mississippi. Ellis has been in the field of agricultural sales and services for 35 years and has farmed occasionally throughout his career. Ellis has worked at many companies including Valley Chemical Company, Staplcotn, and Sanders Co. In this interview, Ellis talks about his work experience as a farmer and pesticide distributor, the impact of technology on cotton farming, pesticide drift, and changes in Mississippi demographics.
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Mike Ellis and Brian Williams, “Interview with Mike Ellis, September 8, 2016,” UGA Special Collections Libraries Oral Histories, accessed July 9, 2020, http://russelllibraryoralhistory.org/RBRL420MA/RBRL420MA-007.