Flood Aftermath March 2016

Linda Benedict  |  3/18/2016 7:13:45 PM

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Cattle search for dryer ground on the Allen Davis farm in Bawcomville, southern Ouachita Parish. Photo by Tammi Arender

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Farmer Chris Johnson looks at his corn crop underwater in Monroe, eastern Ouachita Parish. Photo by Tammi Arender

Combine Floodedin Ouachitaparish

A combine and other implements stranded in standing water off highway 165, north in Ouachita Parish. Photo by Tammi Arender

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A flooded hangar in eastern Morehouse Parish. Crop dusting planes of Bonne Idee Air Service were towed to higher ground just before flooding on March 10. Photo by Tammi Arender

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Displaced cattle in southern Ouachita Parish look for higher ground on the Allen Davis farm. Photo by Tammi Arender

Flooded Equipment Shed Ouachita Parish

Flooded corn field and equipment shed in eastern Ouachita Parish on the Johnson farm. Photo by Tammi Arender

Flooded Farm House Morehouse Parish

Flooded home, car and field in Mer Rouge in eastern Morehouse Parish. Could be weeks before this field is dry and able to be planted with rice or soybeans. Photo by Tammi Arender

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Flooded pastureland that would normally provide forage to about 90 head of cattle in southern Ouachita Parish. Photo by Tammi Arender

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Flooded pasture on Allen Davis cattle operation. Ninety head had to be moved to higher ground just before flooding on March 10. Photo by Tammi Arender

Johnson Corn Field Ouachita

Flooded corn field and equipment shed of farmer Chris Johnson in eastern Ouachita Parish. Photo by Tammi Arender

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Flooded field that should have been ready for planting in southern Morehouse Parish, just north of Monroe. Photo by Tammi Arender

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LSU AgCenter Ouachita extension agent Richard Letlow, left, talks with farmer Chris Johnson and Blair Sherman of Sanders Chemical about all the flood damage. Photo by Tammi Arender

Ty Rogers Corn Field Flooded

Flood waters cover planted corn on Ty Rogers farm in Oak Grove in West Carroll Parish. Photo by Tammi Arender

Wet Hay In West Carroll Parish

Hay bale in a flooded pasture in western West Carroll Parish. Photo by Tammi Arender

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Hay and cattle that had to be moved to higher ground on the Davis farm in southern Ouachita Parish. Photo by Tammi Arender

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