Rustum Girouard

Girouard, Ernest
Title Coordinator, Louisiana Master Farmer Program
Department Southwest Region
Address 1373 Caffey Rd
Rayne, LA 70578
Phone 337-788-7547
Fax 337-788-7553

Honors and Awards:

2012    USA Rice Federation Distinguished Conservation Achievement Award

2007    Guy Caire Memorial Award (Conservation)

2006    Master Farmer Certificate of Completion

2004    LSU Ag. Alumni Association-Outstanding Alumni Award

2001    LACD Area IV Outstanding Conservaton District Supervisor Award

2001    LACD-Outstanding State District Supervisor Award

2000    Rice Farming Magazine-LA Rice Farmer of the Year-Rice Outlook Conference

1999    International Rice Festival-Rice Farmer of the Year

1991    Woodmen of the World-Conservation Award


Ph.D., 1968, Louisiana State University-Dairy Science--Animal Nutrition
M.S., 1964,  Louisiana State University-Dairy Science--Animal Nutrition
B.S., 1962, Louisiana State University-Dairy Science

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