(10/18/19) Chrysanthemums, commonly known as mums, go with autumn like pumpkin spice to your latte and candy corn to your trick or treat.
(03/26/19) The LSU AgCenter Botanic Gardens at Burden was the site for the 62nd annual Southern Forestry Conclave March 21-24.
(03/29/19) One way to add to the beauty of the landscape and increase the value of your property is to create landscape beds.
(04/01/19) BATON ROUGE, La. — Gardeners and those interested in gardening are invited to the annual Spring Garden Day at the Florida Parishes Arena in Amite.
(03/29/19) The LSU AgCenter H. Rouse Caffey Rice Research Station hosted two agricultural groups on March 28.
(03/28/19) As farm tractors across the globe move through fields, small sensors gather hundreds of thousands of data points.
(03/28/19) One child from each Louisiana parish will get to go to 4-H summer camp for free thanks to a scholarship program funded by the Saints and Pelicans.
(03/27/19) More than 600 Rapides Parish fifth-graders participated in Forest Awareness Week held March 18-22 at the Indian Creek Recreation Area in Woodworth.
(Video 03/27/19) Louisiana corn farmers are taking advantage of favorable weather conditions and are busy getting their seed in the ground.
The LSU AgCenter received confirmation GB Sciences Louisiana is deemed suitable for full-scale medical cannabis operations
(03/26/19) The LSU AgCenter will host a northwest beef and forage field day on April 25 at the AgCenter Red River Research Station in Bossier City.
(03/21/19) The LSU AgCenter and Louisiana Sea Grant held a workshop on March 19 for the shrimping industry to prepare for the 2019 season.
(03/21/19) The LSU AgCenter will hold a wheat and cover crop field day April 12 at the Tom H. Scott Research and Educational Center south of Winnsboro.
(03/20/19)Signature cocktails and cuisine made with the local flavors of Louisiana will be featured at Gourmet in the Garden.
(Video 04/01/19)Heather Kirk-Ballard demonstrates how to prepare your garden bed so you can maximize the productivity of your tomatoes, squash or bell peppers.
(03/20/19) Wheat producers may fare better than expected from the arctic blast that plunged temperatures into the mid- to upper 20s in early March.
(03/19/19) Sustainable water management will be the main focus of the Southern Region Water Conference to be held at Texas A&M, July 23 to 25.
(03/18/19) Market opportunities, management practices and tax incentives were among the topics presented at the 34th Ark-La-Tex Forestry Forum on March 12.
(03/18/19)The LSU AgCenter will present two editions of AgMagic, an interactive exhibit about Louisiana agriculture, this spring.
(03/18/19) Gardeners, landscapers and vegetable growers gathered tips at the LSU AgCenter spring garden seminar and expo on March 8.
(03/15/19) Vermilion Parish and Abbeville officials held a ribbon-cutting on March 14 for the new LSU AgCenter parish office.
(03/15/19) If you’re looking for both an attractive and a low-maintenance plant for your home garden or landscape this year, then you should try lemon sedum.
(03/14/19) A preseason seafood meeting for mariners, boat owners, dock managers and seafood processors will be held March 19 in Abbeville.
(Video 03/13/19) Two farmers, an ag consultant and an advocate for agriculture are the four newest members of the Louisiana Agriculture Hall of Distinction.
(03/13/19) AgCenter experts talked at a field day about wildflowers being potentially fatal to cattle.
(03/13/19) The annual Margie Jenkins Lecture and Industry Open House will be held at the Hammond Research Station on April 4.
(03/13/19) Savoie Industries LLC has created an endowment to support an LSU College of Agriculture intern at the LSU AgCenter Sugar Research Station.
(Video 3/11/19) The calendar says March, and that’s when Louisiana farmers begin returning to their fields.Wet weather has made winter weed control difficult.
(Video 03/11/19) The Bonnet Carré Spillway is now open to relieve pressure on the Mississippi River levee system in the New Orleans area.
(03/08/19) Staying active is about to get easier and be a lot more fun for 40 children at Barkdull Faulk Elementary School in Monroe.
(03/09/19) Visitors can discover proven ways to keep their homes cool, dry and free of termites at the LaHouse Saturday Open House on April 6.
(Video 03/18/19) Heather Kirk-Ballard explains what you need to be doing now to maximize the success of your gardens and landscapes.
(Video 03/11/19) On this edition of Get It Growing, LSU AgCenter horticulturist Heather Kirk-Ballard introduces you to the vibrant Lemon Ball sedum.
(03/09/19) Despite the cold weather the past few early-March days here in Louisiana, the evidence of spring is all around us. Gardening March Madness begins!
(03/07/19) The LSU AgCenter will host a spring horticulture forum April 3 at the Tom H. Scott Research and Extension Educational Center in Winnsboro.
Details on times and topics to be covered will be made available closer to the dates.
(03/01/19) NEW ORLEANS — Now that the citrus season is complete, growers are looking for answers to some of the problems they encounter.
(03/01/19) HAMMOND, La. — The 29th annual Florida Parishes Forestry Forum will be held on April 5 at the University Center at Southeastern Louisiana University.
(03/01/19) It can be difficult to find appealing color in outdoor landscapes during the winter months. In the South, we are fortunate to have the camellia.