The 2009 Magnolia Beef & Poultry Expo will be held on April 2 at the Smith County Ag Complex, located on Hwy. 35 South in Raleigh. The expo kicks off at 9 a.m. and lasts until 5 p.m. If you would like more information in obtaining a booth for the expo to highlight your business, please call the Smith County Extension Office at 601-782-4454. Admission is free and open to the public. The Magnolia Beef & Poultry Expo is sponsored by the MS State University Extension Service and Jasper, Newton, Rankin, Scott, Simpson and Smith counties and Community Bank.