Since the beginnings of the land-grant system, publications have been one of the most important ways to get research-based educational material to the public. These publications have included one-page fact sheets, brochures, educational materials, documents and even books. Most of our publications are available online, hardcopy or both. Viewers can download documents from our Website or simply read them online. 

You can see a listing of our publications by looking at our catalog. If hard copies of the publication are available, they can be ordered by clicking on the link provided on that page. This site also includes a link to the LSU AgCenter’s quarterly magazine, Louisiana Agriculture and select newsletters.


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Louisiana Insect Pest Management Guide

Louisiana Suggested Chemical Weed Control Guide

Louisiana Plant Disease Management Guide

Louisiana Home Lawn Series: Annual blue-eyed grass

Louisiana Home Lawn Series: Annual bluegrass

Louisiana Home Lawn Series: Dandelion

Louisiana Home Lawn Series: Dichondra

Louisiana Home Lawn Series: Green kyllinga

Louisiana Home Lawn Series: Lawn burweed

Louisiana Home Lawn Series: Torpedograss

Louisiana Home Lawn Series: White clover

Louisiana Home Lawn Series: Yellow nutsedge

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Nine Easy Ways to Spend More Time Outdoors in 2019

Research shows that participating in nature-based recreational activities, such as birdwatching, photography, hiking, gardening, hunting and fishing, can provide both preventative and therapeutic health benefits.

Get Appy! Nature Guides for Your Mobile Devices

If you are looking to join the more than 103 million Americans who interact with nature each year, or if you are searching for new reference materials, we’ve compiled a list of smartphone and mobile device applications to help you locate and identify flora and fauna in your backyards, neighborhoods, urban greenspaces, and any other natural areas you decide to explore.

Guava Root-Knot Nematode: A Potentially Serious New Pest in Louisiana

The guava root-knot nematode has the distinction of being one of the most damaging root-knot nematodes in the world.Steps have been taken to eradicate this nematode in the one field where it was detected, and it is not clear at this time if this nematode is actually established in our state.

Pub. 3661 When to Plant Cotton

In Louisiana, cotton is generally planted from mid-April to mid-May. However, the optimal time to plant cotton is determined by soil temperature and not by the calendar. If planted too early, the cotton crop may suffer stand loss, and the remaining plants are less vigorous, which reduces yield potential.

Pub. 3660 Managing Horses With Polysaccharide Storage Myopathy

Polysaccharide storage myopathy (PSSM) is a condition that affects the way a horse stores glycogen and causes bouts of exertional rhabdomyolysis commonly referred to as tying up. This disorder mainly affects draft horses and light horses, such as quarter horses, paints and appaloosas.

Louisiana Agriculture Magazine

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