(Video 02/27/17) On this edition of Get It Growing, Dan Gill explains how to choose and grow the right flowering bulbs for your individual taste.
(02/27/17) As consumers abandon frozen foods, the food distribution chain is changing, said Larry Bell, CEO of Sustainably Fresh Systems in Pacific Grove, CA.
(02/24/17) There is a need for people – particularly those with children and pets – to be aware that poisonous plants exist in our landscapes and our homes.
(Video 02/22/17) Nearly 2,100 youth from across Louisiana participated in LSU AgCenter Livestock Show, taking home ribbons and important life lessons.
(Video 02/22/17) A recent run of low commodity prices and last year’s disastrous weather have taken a toll on Louisiana farmers.
(02/21/17) In addition to selecting winning animals, judges also identified individual contestants for showmanship skills at the LSU AgCenter Livestock Show.
(02/21/17) Hundreds of young people from across Louisiana were named state champions during the 82nd Annual LSU AgCenter Livestock Show held Feb. 11-18.
(02/21/17) Six exceptional youths were named winners of the Gerry Lane Premier Exhibitor Award at the 82nd annual LSU AgCenter Livestock Show.
(02/20/17) Three Louisiana 4-H’ers and two FFA members were honored for outstanding work ion Feb. 18 at the 82nd annual LSU AgCenter Livestock Show.
(02/17/17) Four LSU graduate students and two retired LSU AgCenter faculty were honored at the Louisiana Agricultural Technology and Management Conference.
(02/17/17) Every year, Louisiana gardeners see amazingly beautiful beds of pansies, violas, dianthus, snapdragons and many others.
(02/13/17) New worker protection standards will require more work and record-keeping on farm operations.
(02/15/17) Louisiana 4-H’ers representing various boards from across the state showed appreciation to school board members at their state conference on Feb. 10.
(02/15/17) Louisiana photographers who want to submit photographs for the LSU AgCenter 2018 Get It Growing Lawn and Garden Calendar have a few days to enter.
(02/15/17) The 27th annual Florida Parishes Forestry Forum will be held on March 17 at the University Center at Southeastern Louisiana University.
(02/15/17) The Florence and Charles Crowder Camellia Collection was dedicated at the LSU AgCenter Botanic Gardens at Burden on Feb. 12.
(02/13/17) Continuously growing cotton or soybeans in the same field can result in a buildup of reniform nematodes, an LSU AgCenter plant pathologist said.
(02/13/17) The LSU AgCenter LaHouse Home and Landscape Resource Center will offer a Lead Certified Renovator training course on Feb. 23.
(02/10/17) Elizabeth Orgeron discovered that learning to sew could be a challenge when her sewing machine stopped stitching her Sleeping Beauty eye mask.
(02/10/17) A scientist from a Bangladeshi university recently completed a three-month stay at an LSU AgCenter research station.
(02/10/17) The LSU AgCenter and LSU College of Agriculture have named Phil Elzer director of the School of Animal Sciences.
Gardeners are often faced with small spaces when landscaping.
(02/09/17) The Gulf District of the American Rose Society has named Mrs. B.R. Cant as the 2017 Gulf District Rose of the Year.
(02/09/17) The St. James 4-H Foundation recently donated money to the Louisiana 4-H Foundation to establish the Kermit Coulon Memorial Scholarship.
(Video 02/08/17) The LSU AgCenter hosted groups of sixth-graders to showcase agricultural research and career opportunities in a fun and interactive way.
(02/09/17) Several new innovations will make rice production easier in the coming years,
(02/09/17) The effects of the Trump administration’s policies pose a mixed bag of possibilities for American rice, a USA Rice official said.
(02/08/17) As winter weather warms and spring approaches, Burden Museum & Gardens offers many activities to help people enjoy the changing season.
(02/06/17)The Yoga for Kids program aims to teach teachers, 4-H agents, community volunteers and others use elements of yoga with the youth they serve.
(02/06/17) Officials recognized the 40th anniversary of the LSU AgCenter Acadiana District Livestock Show at Blackham Coliseum recently.
(02/06/17) Allen Owings, an AgCenter commercial ornamental horticulture specialist, received the Henry Covington Extension Award for Horticulture Professionals.
(Video 02/06/17) On this edition of Get It Growing, Dan Gill explains how to detect and combat the destructive spider mite.
(02/03/17) Three LSU AgCenter researchers and a Louisiana rice farmer were honored recently at the National Conservation Systems Conference.
(02/03/17) “Crape murder” is the term that has been coined to describe severely cutting back crape myrtle trees.
(02/02/17) The LSU AgCenter Botanic Gardens at Burden will present the seventh annual Brush With Burden art exhibition on March 12-19.
(02/02/17) Several LSU AgCenter scientists discussed their work on row crop management practices a conservation conference.
(02/02/17) Northeast Louisiana landowners learned more about enhancements available through a national conservation program at a meeting held Jan. 25.
(02/02/17) The America Garden Rose Selections program recently announced winning varieties for 2017.
(02/01/17) The LSU AgCenter and Louisiana Master Gardeners will present a spring garden forum from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Feb. 17 in DeRidder.
(02/01/17) Agricultural producers from across the state earned certification credit at a one-day Master Farmer University held Jan. 24.