Homesteader’s Conference to be held Oct. 7

(10/03/23) BOSSIER CITY, La. — The LSU AgCenter Red River Research Station will be the site for the 2023 Homesteader’s Conference, which will be held Saturday, Oct. 7, starting at 8 a.m. Admission is free.

The research station is located at 262 Research Station Drive in Bossier City.

The event will provide homeowners with information regarding backyard and small-acreage food production techniques and food preservation methods.

Topics to be covered include poultry and egg production; raising rabbits and meat and milk goats; food preservation; and meat processing.

AgCenter horticulturists will share information about vegetable gardening and fruit tree options that do well in northwestern Louisiana.

Food vendors will be present.

For more information, contact Donna Haynes at 318-408-0971 or

10/3/2023 1:24:10 PM
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