Outbreak Spotlights Need for Everybody Food Safety
The recent outbreak of foodborne illness traced to fresh spinach should serve as a reminder for taking food safety measures every day, according to LSU AgCenter nutritionist Beth Reames. Read more.
Governor Lauds 4-H’ers During National Week
At a ceremony in the Governor’s Mansion on Oct. 4, Gov. Kathleen Blanco, center, signed a proclamation honoring National 4-H Week – Oct. 1-7. Read more.
High Prices Cause Wheat Popularity
Louisiana farmers will plant a lot more wheat this year than last. At least that’s what LSU AgCenter experts predict – provided the weather cooperates in October and November. Read more.
Louisiana Citrus Crop Small But Sweet
Consumers will find an abundance of high quality Louisiana-grown citrus this year, according to growers and industry observers. Read more.
Support Research, Buy Calendar
The 2007 LSU AgCenter “Get It Growing” calendar is now available for purchase either online (go to www.lsuagcenter.com) or by calling (225) 578-4161. Read more.
(These articles were published in the fall 2006 issue of Louisiana Agriculture.)
The LSU AgCenter and the LSU College of Agriculture