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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Larry C. Adams


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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