(02/28/18) The 15th class of the LSU AgCenter Ag Leadership Program completed its two-year course of study with graduation on Feb. 24 in Baton Rouge.
(02/28/18) JEANERETTE, La.- High tonnage and sugar content were hot topics of discussion at an LSU AgCenter meeting for Teche area sugarcane farmers on Feb. 27.
(02/28/18) Retired LSU AgCenter researchers Steve Linscombe and Johnny Saichuk were honored with distinguished service awards from the 2018 rice working group.
(02/23/18) The 2018 Cenla Forestry Forum will be held March 13 at the State Evacuation Shelter adjacent to the LSUA campus.
(02/23/18) Randy Jemison, of Kinder, was honored by the Louisiana Rice Council and the Louisiana Rice Growers Association.
(02/19/18) The 39th annual New Orleans Spring Garden Show will be held at the City Park Botanical Garden April 7-8.
(02/23/18) Schoolchildren from across northeast Louisiana stepped out of the classroom to get an up-close look at agriculture at Ag Adventures on Feb. 20 to 21.
(02/21/18) Knowing how the timber industry operates amid complicated and constantly changing tax laws was discussed at a tax seminar in Ruston on Feb. 9.
(02/22/18) The LSU AgCenter Botanic Gardens at Burden will present the eighth annual Brush With Burden art exhibition on March 14 to 22.
(2/22/18) More than 2,000 Louisiana youth participated in this year’s LSU AgCenter Livestock Show.
(02/21/18) Date palm lethal decline, also known as Texas Phoenix palm decline, is a deadly disease that can rapidly kill mature tall palm trees.
(02/21/18) GONZALES, La. — Hundreds of young people from across Louisiana were named state champions during the 83rd annual LSU AgCenter Livestock Show.
(02/20/18) As the weather begins to warm up, Louisiana gardeners are anticipating that first opportunity to begin work in their gardens.
(02/20/18) Two Louisiana FFA members, three 4-H’ers and an adult volunteer were recognized for their contributions to youth livestock programs.
(02/20/18) Six exceptional youths were named winners of the Gerry Lane Premier Exhibitor Award at the 83nd annual LSU AgCenter Livestock Show in Gonzales.
(02/20/18) A number of LSU AgCenter experts spoke at the annual Louisiana Agricultural Technology and Management Conference Feb. 14 to 16 in Marksville.
(02/20/18) Ravin Louque has shown livestock since she was 9 years old. And for most of that time, she has dreamed of winning a sheep contest at the state show.
(02/16/18) An unusually cold winter in Baton Rouge deserves to be followed by a warm spring, and Burden Museum & Gardens offers many warm-weather activities.
(02/15/18) The LSU AgCenter has named Toby L. Lepley as the new associate vice president and program leader for 4-H youth development.
(02/15/18) More than 100 agricultural producers heard from LSU AgCenter experts on how to manage for herbicide, insecticide and fungicide resistance.
(02/12/18) The LaHouse Resource Center will hold a lead-safe certified renovator course on Feb. 20 and a mold control and remediation course on Mar
(02/12/18) The LSU AgCenter will hold the 33rd annual Ark-La-Tex Forestry Forum on March 1 at the Clarion Shreveport Airport hotel.
(02/12/18) An invasive species of snail has forced a farmer in Acadia Parish to shut down his crawfish harvest on a 220-acre field.
(02/09/18) LSU AgCenter experts provided insight at the annual meeting of the Louisiana Division of the American Society of Sugar Cane Technologists recently.
(02/08/18) With the start of rice planting roughly a month away, farmers will have new herbicides to fight weeds in the upcoming growing season.
(02/08/18) Dr. George Bray talked about the history of Pennington and several of the pivotal studies he was involved with at the research center.
(Video 2/8/18) For three days, groups of sixth-graders were exposed to bugs, drones and nutrition.
(Video 2/8/18) Farmers and researchers across Louisiana are examining how cover crops can reduce erosion and improve the fertility of their soil.
(02/09/18) Early to mid-February is an excellent time to cut back repeat-flowering roses growing in your landscape.
(02/07/18) Louisiana photographers who want to submit photos for the LSU AgCenter 2019 Get It Growing Lawn and Garden Calendar have only a few days to enter.
(02/06/18) The LSU College of Agriculture has named Phil Elzer executive associate dean.
(02/06/18) Three cover crops are part of a study being conducted by LSU AgCenter researchers with cooperation from area farmers.
(02/05/17) LSU AgCenter weed scientists will not include new herbicide technologies in the AgCenter’s 2018 weed control guide.
(02/02/18) Low prices driven by high inventories of and reduced demand for pine trees have led to an unfavorable, an AgCenter economist said.
(02/02/18) The Acadiana beef cattle producers field day will be held March 3 at the LSU AgCenter Iberia Research Station.
(02/02/18) Agriculture experts from five states joined farmers and others in the industry to address soil heath and cover crops at two recent conferences.
(02/02/18) At this point, it’s time to assess the effects of the freezes on landscape plants and deal with the damage that has occurred.