(12/11/17) A major door has been opened to researchers involved in work on chronic wasting disease, mad cow disease and Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease.
(12/11/17) Youth from across south Louisiana gathered Dec. 5 at the LSU AgCenter H. Rouse Caffey Rice Research Station to learn about agriculture careers.
Photos taken on Dec. 8 of snow near Lecompte.
(12/08/17) The LSU AgCenter has issued a call toLouisiana photographers to submit their best photos for consideration in the 2019 Get It Growing Calendar.
(12/07/17) Benjamin Legendre devoted his career to Louisiana’s sugarcane industry.
(12/08/17) A group of Louisiana youth competed at the North American International Livestock Exposition held Oct. 31 to Nov. 16 in Louisville, Kentucky.
(12/07/17) A worldwide group of plant scientists have made a significant research breakthrough by suppressing the fungus that produces aflatoxin in peanuts.
(12/08/17) This time of the year, when we have brought container tropical plants inside for the winter, we need to be on the lookout for pest problems.
(Video 12/06/17) Wet and overcast conditions during August have put a damper on what started out as an excellent pecan crop this year.
(12/05/17) Two conferences scheduled for January will feature information on soil health, cover crops, and other row crop and forage issues.
(12/05/17) In New Orleans, a city known for its food, unused green spaces are being converted to flourishing urban farms.
(12/01/17) Boys and girls gathered in the kitchen at New Life Community Church in Luling, Louisiana, to begin making their own personal pizzas.
(12/01/17) More than 2,300 poinsettia plants were on display for sale and many varieties were evaluated at LSU AgCenter Botanic Gardens at Burden.
(12/01/17) An LSU AgCenter entomologist and two entomology graduate students received awards from the Entomological Society of America.
(12/01/17) We use a variety of decorative plants to dress up our homes during the holidays, including pointsettias, holiday cactuses and living Christmas trees.
(11/29/17) The Louisiana Department of Education with LSU AgCenter, has announced a multiyear statewide Farm to School Program.
(11/13/17) The LSU AgCenter will host the annual poinsettia show and sale from 8 a.m. to noon on Dec. 1 at the LSU AgCenter Botanic Gardens at Burden.
(11/29/17) The LSU AgCenter is retooling international outreach, putting a greater focus on endeavors that aim to improve Louisiana agriculture.
(Video 11/27/17) Some shrubs are at their most beautiful during the fall season, providing a cascading show of color.
(Video 11/20/17) Fall is a time you might expect to see only drab, muted landscapes in many parts of the state.
(Video 11/22/17) With the holidays here, people will have a houseful of hungry guests. To keep the holidays joyful, make sure food safety is part of the menu.
(11/22/17) Creators of specialty foods from as far away as Bolivia and Nigeria attended a specialty foods seminar on the LSU campus on Nov. 17.
(11/22/17) BATON ROUGE, La. — 4-H’ers from across the state spent several days in south Louisiana this week as part of a Louisiana 4-H educational award trip.
(11/24/17) Louisiana gardeners can successfully grow a wide variety of culinary herbs.
(11/21/17) Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards and Agriculture Commissioner Mike Strain wrapped up an agriculture and forestry listening tour.
(11/20/17) The cost of Thanksgiving dinner in Louisiana will stay below the national average again this year.
(11/20/17) Louisiana gardeners in need of motivation to get in the dirt and “get it growing” only need to look to their calendars.
(11/17/17) In northeast Louisiana, where agriculture drives the economy, many high school students are unaware of some aspects of agriculture.
(11/17/17) The LSU AgCenter has developed a new website to help monitor the spread of a small insect associated with the recent die-offs of Roseau cane.
(11//17/17) The evergreen sweetbay magnolia reliably retains its foliage during winter,
The holiday season is once again upon us, and the LSU AgCenter is stressing vigilance and safety with your Christmas tree.
(Video 11/15/17) Farmers are often looking for ways to improve the quality of the soil and prevent its runoff.
(11/14/17) The 2017 Louisiana sugarcane crop is meeting expectations as the harvest approaches the halfway point.
(11/10/17) Experts from Louisiana, Mississippi and Arkansas will present the latest in soybean research at the 2018 Tri-State Soybean Forum on Jan. 5.
(11/10/17) There is an amazing selection of vegetables that can only be grown here during the cool season from October through May.
(Video 11/11/17) Are you looking for a colorful, easy-to-grow plant for the window sill or patio?
(11/09/17) As fall turns to winter, Burden Museum & Gardens offers many activities for the holidays and beyond.
(11/07/17) Agriculture producers heard about using agritourism as a way to manage their land for increased profit at a workshop Nov. 1 in Farmerville.
(11/07/17) Pedal-powered smoothies, pumpkin decorating and livestock exhibits were among LSU AgCenter-sponsored activities at the Experience Louisiana Festival.
(11/06/17) Live farm animals, freshly ginned cotton and an ant colony are among attractions for children at AgMagic at the State Fair of Louisiana.
(11/06/17) The Louisiana Agriculture Hall of Distinction is accepting nominations through Nov. 20 for its induction ceremony, which will be held March 22, 2018.
(11/03/17) The LSU AgCenter has a new resource to help educate the public about the invasive weed giant salvinia.