(08/30/19) Have you ever seen a plant in the landscape or garden that you thought was supposed to be green but wasn’t?
(08/27/19) The LSU AgCenter has received permission to bring salvinia weevils to Puerto Rico.
(08/27/19) The LSU AgCenter Hammond Research Station held its annual horticulture field day on Aug. 23.
(08/27/19) Collaborations among growers and industry partners have long sustained the growth and profitability of the sweet potato industry in Louisiana.
(08/23/19) Farmers probably would like to forget the 2019 rice crop, which has been plagued by low yields.
(08/23/19) A plant with a rich history, American beautyberry can be found growing in low, rich bottomlands, swamp edges, piney woods and coastal woodlands.
Farmers are busy harvesting corn in Louisiana, and yields are lower than last year because of wet growing conditions.
(08/21/19) Corn harvest in Louisiana is underway, and this year’s crop is not expected to set any records.
(08/21/19) The LSU AgCenter will host the northeast Louisiana beef and forage field day Sept. 19 at Goldmine Plantation near Mangham.
(08/20/19) The fields at the LSU AgCenter Dean Lee Research and Extension Center have seen all sorts of crop trials over the years — but never sugarcane.
(08/20/19) LSU AgCenter youth development professionals were recognized for achievement in service at the annual meeting.
(08/19/19) Michael Salassi has been named as LSU AgCenter associate vice president and program leader of animal and plant sciences.
(Video 8/19/19) LSU AgCenter horticulturist Heather Kirk-Ballard introduces you to some fall blooming plants that can add color to your cool weather landscape.
(08/15/19) Alexandria, La. — The LSU AgCenter Annie’s Project is sponsoring a two-day workshop to help farm and ranch women.
(08/16/19) Chinch bug damage can be easily mistaken for lack of water and overall heat-stressed turf.
(08/15/19) BATON ROUGE, La. — Developing a way to protect pecans and to keep them safe for consumption.
(08/14/19) Small-scale vegetable growers in St. Landry Parish recently met with major produce buyers in the area to discuss ways to market their produce.
(08/12/19) People interested in starting food businesses and joining the LSU AgCenter Food Incubator can get information at a seminar Sept. 20.
(08/12/19) The LSU AgCenter Hammond Research Station will hold its horticulture field day for nursery, landscape and garden center professionals on Aug. 23.
(08/09/19) Growing flowers in shaded areas can be difficult. But if you’re up for the challenge, you can do it.
(08/09/19) The deadline for applying for the next LSU AgCenter Leadership Development Program Is Aug. 30.
(Video 08/08/19) A newer species of ant is displacing fire ants in cane fields, which has some scientists and growers concerned.
(08/08/19) A Tennessee team’s flounder with seafood dressing placed first at the ninth annual Great American Seafood Cook-Off: 4-H Edition in New Orleans.
(Video 8/8/19) LSU AgCenter horticulturist Heather Kirk-Ballard explains how to use some cheap materials to make a short-term, automatic watering system.
(08/06/19) Therapeutic cannabis products developed in a partnership between the LSU AgCenter and GB Sciences Louisiana were shipped for the first time on Aug. 6
(08/05/19) The cooling temperatures of fall create an ideal time to visit Burden Museum & Gardens, located at 4560 Essen Lane in Baton Rouge.
(08/01/19) Junior chefs showcased their new culinary skills by hosting an informal buffet for their parents as part of the LSU AgCenter KidChef Camp.
(08/02/19) It’s August. Here are some things you should be doing this month in the garden.