The Northeast Region Horticulture News is a quarterly horticulture newsletter specific to horticulture topics in Northeast Louisiana.
Our regional climate lends itself to home gardeners having a spring and fall vegetable garden. There is a vegetable that can be planted every day of the year in Louisiana.
Homeowners often have questions on controlling sticker weed in their lawns. The best defense against weeds in a home lawn is to have a dense, healthy turf canopy. Herbicides are used as supplemental aids in controlling weeds.
Blueberries fit into any general home landscape design. Researchers have shown that a serving of blueberries provides more antioxidant activity than many other fresh fruits and vegetables.
Gardening can be a year-round activity in Louisiana. Ouachita Parish Area Agent, Steve Hotard, shares his knowledge and experience with other gardening enthusiast.
The LSU AgCenter and the LSU College of Agriculture