(11/30/18) More than 50 students attended the LSU AgCenter Southwest Regional Agricultural Career Day on Nov. 29 to learn about career options.
(11/28/18) The LSU AgCenter has joined forces with a number of partners to launch health and fitness programs at schools on the Northshore.
(11/30/18) The Louisiana Department of Education and the LSU AgCenter have announced an expansion in the Farm to School Program.
(11/30/18) Amaryllis bulbs purchased now should be planted into pots and moved to outdoor beds in spring after they've bloomed.
(11/27/18) The LSU AgCenter LaHouse Resource Center will present a seminar Structural Pests and Management on Dec. 5 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
(11/27/18) The LSU AgCenter will kick off a free yearlong training program for beginning Louisiana farmers in January in New Orleans.
(11/27/18) LSU AgCenter and the Louisiana Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education program will offer a workshop on farm profitability on Dec. 10.
(11/28/18) 4-H’ers from across the state recently attended the Louisiana 4-H Educational Awards Trip to Baton Rouge and New Orleans.
(11/21/18) Renowned seed saver and master gardener John Coykendall will keynote the Northeast Louisiana Master Gardeners Association seminar on Jan. 19.
(11/21/18) Encouraging people to eat more fruits and vegetables and to move more has been a long-term goal of the LSU AgCenter.
(11/23/18) It is important to harvest vegetables at the proper stage for best results, so here are a few guidelines.
(11/21/18) BATON ROUGE, La. — As the holiday season gets into full swing, safety should be on top of your list when putting up the tree.
(Video 11/20/18) South Louisiana rice farmers are finishing up their ratoon or second harvest and yields have been good.
(Video 11/20/18) The Louisiana sugarcane grinding season is nearly 50 percent complete, and the size of the crop has surprised many.
(11/20/18) The 2019 Ag Expo Forestry Forum will be held at the West Monroe Convention Center Jan. 18.
(11/19/18) AgMagic, the LSU AgCenter premier agricultural exhibit, made its debut in central Louisiana Nov. 14-15.
(11/19/18) According to the American Farm Bureau, the cost of Thanksgiving dinner this year for 10 people is $48.90, 22 cents less than last year.
(11/16/18) The LSU AgCenter Rapides Parish nutrition program received a $25,000 grant from Aetna Better Health of Louisiana.
(11/16/18) The Little Gem magnolia is a dwarf-growing cultivar that stays significantly smaller than the standard Southern magnolia.
(Video 11/15/18) Want a magnolia tree that can fit into a smaller area? Then the Little Gem magnolia, a fall Louisiana Super Plant selection, is a great choice.
(Video 11/15/18) Yes, you can grow beautiful flowers in your landscape, even though it’s cold. But partial shade can be a problem for many plants.
(11/15/18) Morehouse Parish residents celebrated a kickoff event launching the Garden to Table project on Nov. 10 at the LSU AgCenter auditorium in Bastrop.
(11/15/18) On Dec. 1, the public can attend the Poinsettia Show and Sale to view some of the latest varieties of poinsettias and vote on their favorites.
(11/14/18) The LSU AgCenter hosted an agricultural delegation from the Czech Republic earlier this month.
(11/14/18) The turkey is the star of the Thanksgiving table. But in the hectic preparations of the Thanksgiving meal, cooks can lose sight of food safety.
(11/13/18) Shifts in product availability and consumer perception affect soilless substrate components.
(11/12/18) The 2018 Louisiana sugarcane crop has the potential to set a record if weather conditions are favorable.
(11/12/18) The LSU AgCenter LaHouse Resource Center will conduct a Lead-Safe Certified Renovator training course on Nov. 20.
(11/09/18) Louisiana’s 2018 cotton crop is being harvested with mixed reactions.
(11/09/18) Tender tropical plants thrive in outdoor conditions, but they must be protected over winter. Generally, this means bringing them indoors.
(11/08/18) Four LSU AgCenter employees recently won awards at the National Extension Association of Family and Consumer Sciences Annual Session in San Antonio.
LSU AgCenter experts said at a Nov. 7 meeting that grain sorghum, which also is known as milo, deserves a fresh look.
(11/08/18) School children made their way through interactive exhibits featured at the LSU AgCenter AgMagic school days at the State Fair of Louisiana.
(11/07/18) Twelve months of wisdom and tips to help Louisiana gardeners “Get It Growing” are available now in the latest edition of the LSU AgCenter calendar.
(Video 11/07/18) In an effort to ignite interest in insects, the LSU Entomology Club held a cricket spitting contest, which was sponsored by Fluker Farms.
(Video 11/07/18) If you are still in the mood for a sweet treat without the empty calories, think about eating some citrus.
(11/05/18) Valerie West has joined the LSU AgCenter as Northwest Region forestry agent.
(11/02/18) As fall turns to winter, Burden Museum & Gardens offers many activities for the holidays and beyond.
(11/02/18) Now is the perfect time to plant cool-season bedding plants that are wonderfully fragrant.
(Video 11/5/18) Here in Louisiana, you can plant blueberry shrubs now and into the winter.
(Video 11/2/18) Have you seen a beautiful hydrangea plant and thought to yourself I’d like one that looks just like that?
(11/01/18) Citrus growers were concerned that the cold temperatures last winter would destroy this year’s crop. But that has not been the case.