Location and Driving Directions

Charles Graham, Melanson, Rebecca, Burnham, Katherine S., Sanderlin, Randy S.  |  8/25/2005 8:34:16 PM

The Pecan Research-Extension Station sign and office building.

The Pecan Research-Extension Station is located approximately 7 miles south of Bert Kouns Industrial Loop just off of Highway 1 (Youree Drive). The station is across from the port of Shreveport/Bossier water tower at the corner of Robson and Harts Island roads.   

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From I-49 South, take the Bert Kouns Industrial Loop exit, right, to Highway 1 (Youree Drive). Turn right onto Highway 1 (Youree Drive) and drive approximately 6 miles until you see the port of Shreveport/Bossier water tower on the left. Take a right onto Robson Road. The Pecan Research-Extension Station is approximately 1/2 mile down the road once you've made the turn.

From I-20 West, merge onto I-49 towards Alexandria. From 1-49, take LA-3132 east. Take the Ellerbe Rd/Line Avenue exit off of LA-3132 towards Ellerbe Rd (right) and continue until Flournoy Lucas Rd. Take a left onto Flournoy Lucas Rd. and continue until Highway 1 (Youree Drive). Turn right onto Highway 1 (Youree Drive) and drive approximately 4 miles until you see the port of Shreveport/Bossier water tower on the left. Take a right onto Robson Road. The Pecan Research-Extension Station is approximately 1/2 mile down the road once you've made the turn.  [If you pass up Flournoy Lucas Road, rather than turning around, you can continue on Ellerbe Road until Robson Road  If you take a left on Robson Road (first left past the Exxon tank farm), you will come out on the corner of Robson Road and Harts Island Road. The Pecan Research-Extension Station will be on your right.

From Highway 71 North, turn right onto the Jimmie Davis Highway and continue past the Jimmie Davis bridge until the first stop light. Turn left onto Bert Kouns Industrial Loop and follow until the intersection of Bert Kouns and Highway 1 (Youree Drive). Turn left onto Highway 1 (Youree Drive) and drive approximately 6 miles until you see the port of Shreveport/Bossier water tower on the left. Take a right onto Robson Road. The Pecan Research-Extension Station is approximately 1/2 mile down the road once you've made the turn.

From I-20 East, take the Market Street exit towards Highway 1 (Youree Drive). Contine on Highway 1, approximately 6 miles past LSUS until you see the port of Shreveport/Bossier water tower on the left. Take a right onto Robson Road. The Pecan Research-Extension Station is approximately 1/2 mile down the road once you've made the turn.
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