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The forest products industry contributes to each parish economy in several ways, including jobs, wages and purchases in the local economies.
This article includes information about submitting Avoyelles Parish SET (Science, Engineering, & Technology) Board applications and Food and Fitness Board applications.
Talking about the importance of healthy eating and promoting Spring Gardening.
Information on pruning shurbs and trim bedding plants.
This program that taught young children how important vegetables are in one's diet included planting vegetables that were later eaten.
This report provides information on funding sources, program highlights for the area, and local issues that are being faced by the Avoyelles Parish LSU AgCenter Extension Office.
On February 23, 2012, there was an Avoyelles Paish Advisory Meeting held at the LSU AgCenter office in Mansura.
A presentation at Avoyelles and Evangeline Parish Schools for Pre-K classes stressing the importance of dairy in one's diet.
WInter might not seem to be a good time for many things, but it is an opportune time to perform certain management tasks in the home lawn to provide for healthier, more attractive turf for next summer.
Tips on pruning, fertiliizing and insect prevention for citrus trees.
A brief description of the responsibilities of the 4-H officers.
A series of educational sessions for private pesticide applicators.
The 2011 feed grain, soybean and cotton production clinic will be held Feb. 14, 2011, beginning at 8:00 a.m. at the Avoyelles Extension Office, 8592 Highway 1 in Mansura, La.
With the increased number of home gardens, more people are interested in freezing or canning surplus fruits and vegetables. Although freezing is one of the simplest and best ways to “put up” most fruits and vegetables, canning can be an economical way to preserve food at home. Use these to steps for safe home canning. (PDF Format Only)
Provides list of members and links to meeting minutes for the Joint Advisory Council.
Handle food carefully in the summer because food borne illness- also known as “food poisoning”- happens more in warmer weather.
Provides general information about Avoyelles Parish as well as links to areas of interest.