(Video 05/31/18) Louisiana has seen a drastic reduction in wheat acres because of low yields and poor quality, primarily caused by scab disease. But this year, disease pressure was very low, and those few growers who planted wheat produced an excellent crop. LSU AgCenter correspondent Craig Gautreaux has this report.
(Video 05/30/18) A hot and dry May has caused many farmers in Louisiana to begin irrigating their crops. Researchers with the LSU AgCenter are looking at ways to minimize water usage and lessen the drawdowns on area aquifers. LSU AgCenter correspondent Craig Gautreaux has this report from northwest Louisiana.
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