(07/31/19) Beef cattle producers can hear from industry experts on how to add value to their operations at a conference on Oct. 4-5 in West Monroe.
(07/2919) Michael Polozola recently joined the LSU AgCenter central region as a horticulture agent and statewide point of contact for pecan extension outreach.
(07/29/19) State and federal agency representatives attended a tour held by the LSU AgCenter on July 25 to hear about ag diversity in central Louisiana.
(07/25/19) A researcher in the AgCenter School of Animal Sciences, has received a four-year, $500,000 grant from the National Institute of Food and Agriculture.
(07/29/19) Samples of products for the first release of the LSU AgCenter therapeutic cannabis program were collected Monday, July 29.
(Video 7/29/19) Weeds can quickly take over a lawn or flower bed if they’re not managed properly, but weeds can also serve a purpose.
(Video 7/29/19) Figs are a popular fruit tree grown by homeowners throughout the southeast. They are also not very difficult to grow and give you tasty fruit.
(07/26/19) Sugarcane growers heard from several experts on growing the crop during LSU AgCenter field days in St. Martinville and Jeanerette.
(07/19/19) The importance of connecting young people to agriculture was a theme at the 2019 Morehouse Farm Field Day.
(07/26/19) BATON ROUGE, La. — Two students from the Caribbean country of Haiti will soon have master’s degrees in agriculture from LSU.
(07/26/19) One thing I get really excited about is the hope of cooler weather and fall plants.
(Video 07/24/19) Variety development is key to a successful sugarcane industry. This year, sugarcane growers have two new varieties to grow on thier farms.
(07/23/19) An LSU AgCenter research project at the farm of Jason Waller of Mer Rouge was the setting for the northeast Louisiana row rice field day July 18.
(07/19/19) After escaping Hurricane Barry with minimal damage, the Louisiana sugarcane crop seems to be on track for another successful harvest.
(Video 07/22/19) It’s been nearly a week since Hurricane Barry exited Louisiana. Overall, damage was minimal statewide, but isolated areas were hard hit.
(07/19/19) Weeds can actually tell you a lot about what is going in the yard and the quality of your soil.
(Video 7/19/19) If you want to maximize the number of tomatoes you can harvest, you should prune off suckers on the plant.
(07/18/19) CROWLEY, La. — Hurricane Barry had a minimal effect on Louisiana croplands, but its aftermath left a narrow strip of flooding rain.
(07/16/19) Louisiana 4-H Shooting Sports team took home the top prize at the 2019 National Shooting Sports Championships in Grand Island, Nebraska.
(07/16/19) BATON ROUGE, La. — One of the state’s newest businesses is not owned by a major corporation, it is owned by a 10th grade student from EBR Parish.
(07/15/19) More than 50 producers and industry representatives interested in furrow-irrigated rice attended the rice and soybean field day on July 9.
(07/12/19) Do you have trouble with grass underneath large shade trees in your landscape? Or no grass at all?
(07/10/19) As a storm brews below Louisiana, businesses and homeowners should begin preparing for the possibility of wind and rain.
(07/10/19) The northeast Louisiana row rice field day will be held July 18 with presentations by representatives of the LSU AgCenter and USA Rice.
(07/10/19) A rolling crops field tour by the LSU AgCenter along with state and federal agencies will be held July 25 in St. Landry and Avoyelles parishes.
(07/10/19) The project is focused on developing and implementing integrated pest management strategies to mitigate using pesticides on pepper seed production.
(Video 7/10/19) LSU AgCenter horticulturist Heather Kirk-Ballard explains the watering regimen for your plants at home while you're on vacation.
(Video 07/08/19) The LSU AgCenter held a field day expo in central Louisiana focusing on row crops, backyard gardening, youth education and food and nutrition.
(Video 07/08/19) A new rice variety will give rice producers another tool to fight weedy red rice.
(07/05/19) With little effort, some space in the yard and plenty of sunshine, anyone can grow trees that will produce nutritious figs every July.
(07/02/19) The LSU AgCenter SNAP-Ed program and the Cancer Association of Greater New Orleans cancer survivorship program provide nutrition information.
(07/02/19) The annual LSU AgCenter sweet potato field day is set for Aug. 22 at Black Gold Farms headquarters at 2305 La. Highway 17 in Delhi.
(07/01/19) The LSU AgCenter Sugar Research Station will hold its annual field day on Wednesday, July 17.
(07/01/19) The Louisiana Rice Research Board provided an additional $500,000 earmarked for research during the annual rice field day on June 26.
(07/01/19) About 175 people turned out June 27 for the LSU AgCenter’s second annual field day expo — a wide-ranging educational event.