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Ag Leadership

Building Louisiana’s Future

 

 

“Leadership is the capacity to translate vision into reality.” -Warren Bennis

 

 

The LSU AgCenter is committed to investing resources into the citizens of Louisiana. Our leadership programs are designed to enhance our agriculture and communities throughout the state.

 

The Agricultural Leadership Development Program prepares men and women dedicated to Louisiana agriculture. It is a combination of lecture-based and travel seminars throughout a two-year period. To learn more click here.

 

The Community Leadership and Economic Development Program works with communities throughout Louisiana. It is designed to enhance economic development and quality of life issues. To learn more click here.


Class XV Application (2016-2018)
Applications are now being accepted for Class XV of the Agricultural Leadership Development Program, which begins in January 2016.

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

Agricultural Leadership Development Alumni
Alumni Directory broken down by AgLeadership classes.

Frequently Asked Questions
Frequently Asked Questions about the Agricultural Leadership Development Program.

2014-2016: Class XIV
Class XIV Group Picture
Every two years, the Louisiana State University AgCenter selects 25 of the most promising young men and women from the agricultural community to participate in a two-year educational program designed to strengthen leadership and the future of agriculture, forestry, fisheries, nurseries, rural media and agribusiness in the state.
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.