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Producing Producers
A.J. Sabine, with the Louisiana Farm Bureau’s “This Week in Louisiana Agriculture” program, speaks with Bradley Leger, Ph.D. from the LSU AgCenter about the Louisiana Young Ag Producers Program about the upcoming 2011 Summer Institute which will be held July 18-22, 2011.

Welcome to LaYAPP
The LSU AgCenter’s Louisiana Young Ag Producer Program (LaYAPP) is a one-year intensive classroom/hands-on, mentor-based experience that introduces high school juniors and seniors to the options available in the areas of food and fiber production and encourages them to consider a career in agricultural production.

Frequently Asked Questions about the Community Leadership and Economic Development Program
Community Leadership and Economic Development FAQ

The AgLeader
AgLeader Issue 3

Read the latest about the Agricultural Leadership Development Program

Agricultural Leadership Development Alumni
Alumni Directory broken down by AgLeadership classes.
Frequently Asked Questions
Frequently Asked Questions about the Agricultural Leadership Development Program.
Agricultural Leadership Development Program
Created in 1988 to enhance leadership in rural Louisiana, the LSU AgCenter’s Agricultural Leadership Development Program is a highly successful, two-year program of study that prepares young men and women, dedicated to agriculture, for the leadership challenges of the future..
Ag Leadership
The LSU AgCenter is committed to investing resources into the citizens of Louisiana. Our leadership programs are designed to enhance agriculture and communities throughout the state.
Curriculum Sample
A sample curriculum for the Community Leadership and Economic Development program.
Ag Leaders visit nation’s Capitol
Ag Leaders at Farm Bureau headquarters
(Distributed 06/30/08) Participants in the LSU AgCenter’s Agricultural Leadership Development Program visited Washington, D.C., in mid-June as part of the two-year study program. Briefings on agricultural issues and visits with Louisiana’s legislative delegation were some of the highlights of the June 10-14 study tour to Washington, D.C., for this 11th class to participate in the program coordinated by the LSU AgCenter.
New class begins LSU AgCenter leadership program
(Distributed 01/17/08) Twenty-five men and women from across Louisiana began a two-year venture in the LSU AgCenter’s Agricultural Leadership Development Program when they attended their first class last week (Jan. 8-10) in Baton Rouge.
Curriculum
The Ag Leadership curriculum requires about 40 days of training, which includes lectures, field trips, and study tours.
Louisiana 4-H’ers Learn Value of Community Service
Book drive
Members of 4-H Clubs across Louisiana are learning what it means to be good citizens, and they’re showing it through a variety of community service projects.For example, Ouachita Parish 4-H’ers are collecting books to distribute to hospitals and charity organizations in their parish.