(01/16/20) Maps released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention show that Louisiana is one of seven states high physical inactivity among adults.
[Video](1/27/20) LSU AgCenter horticulturist Heather Kirk-Ballard names some that look and grow the best during winter.
(01/17/20) An LSU AgCenter scientist is researching ways to increase food production by manipulating the processes of photosynthesis and photorespiration.
[Video](1/20/20) AgCenter horticulturist Heather Kirk-Ballard explains why this cold-hardy tree with a tropical look might be a good choice for your landscape.
(01/17/20) Growing indoor plants is a great way to bring the wonder of the outdoors inside.
(01/14/20) Pine trees are an important natural resource in Louisiana, fueling the state’s multibillion-dollar timber industry and providing wildlife habitat.
(01/15/19) Baton Rouge, La. — Managing turfgrass issues was the focus of this year’s annual Louisiana Turfgrass Association meeting held at LSU on Jan. 9.
(01/15/20) Cotton specialists from across the country have named Dan Fromme the Cotton Extension Specialist of the Year.
(01/15/20) A new LSU AgCenter Agricultural Leadership Development Program class started the week of Jan. 6 in Baton Rouge.
(01/14/20) Hundreds of youth from across Louisiana will gather in Gonzales this February for the 85th annual LSU AgCenter Livestock Show.
(01/14/20) The LSU AgCenter will host a Central Region crops and cattle forum Feb. 18 at the State Evacuation Shelter in Alexandria.
(01/13/20) Rice farmers preparing for the 2020 crop heard recently from LSU AgCenter experts about what they should be considering before they get in the field.
(01/10/20) Kenneth Gravois, LSU AgCenter sugarcane specialist, said the muddy 2018 harvest affected the recent sugarcane crop with reduced cane tonnage.
(01/10/20) Most folks don’t realize that tea comes from a camellia. Yes, that’s right. Camellia sinensis is the plant.
(01/10/20) Six people who completed environmental stewardship training through the Louisiana Master Farmer Program were recognized Jan. 9.
(01/10/20) Baton Rouge, LA — The children of Charles E. and Rose Ashy Broussard, of Vermilion Parish, have created an endowment to support an internship.
(01/08/20) Baton Rouge, La. — The LSU AgCenter has named Glen Gentry director of its Central Research Station in Baton Rouge.
(01/08/20) Alessandra Bresnan, a graduate student in theSchool of Renewable Natural Resources, is studying conservation genetics of captive and wild tigers.
(01/06/20) Don’t miss the LaHouse winter Saturday open house on Jan. 11 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
(01/03/20) There was a time in my life when I thought a colorful winter garden did not exist. I was so wrong.