Schultz Bruce, Deshotel, Vincent
News Release Distributed 07/01/13
PALMETTO, La. – A soybean and rice field day will be held at the Charlie Fontenot farm in St. Landry Parish on July 25 starting at 8 a.m.
“This field tour will include visiting a soybean core block study, consisting of 40 varieties, a soybean fungicide trial and rice variety studies and work being conducted by the Rice Research Station at this off-station location,” according to Vince Deshotel, LSU AgCenter county agent.
Information will include this year’s soybean and rice crops and methods of controlling weeds, insects and diseases.
The address for the field day is 2359 La. Highway 360, Palmetto, La.
The LSU AgCenter and the LSU College of Agriculture