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Photos from East Carroll Parish 4-H events and activities.
News and highlights for East Carroll Parish 4-H including Drug Free Poster Art Contest, 4-H Strawberry Sale, 4-H Highlights, Beef Poster Contest, and more.
News and highlights for East Carroll Parish 4-H including Mardi Gras Mask Contest, Valentine Card Contest, Drug Free Poster Art Contest, 4-H Highlights, etc.
In this issue: The New & Improved Germ Cave, Kids' Corner, Sweet Potato Casserole, The Importance of Handwashing & Food Safety, and January calendar.
News and highlights for East Carroll Parish 4-H including Thank-A-Veteran Card Contest, 4-H Cookery Contest, 4-H Day of Service, 4-H Highlights, and more.
In this issue: Diabetes Awareness Month; Kids' Corner; Pumpkin Fluff Dip; Tensas Produce Market Falls into Place; and December Calendar
News and highlights for East Carroll Parish 4-H including Pumpkin Decorating Contest, Catch Phrase for Camp, Thank-A-Veteran Card Contest, and more.
The forest products industry contributes to each parish economy in several ways, including jobs, wages and purchases in the local economies.
In this issue: Breast Cancer Awareness Month; Kids' Corner; Southwestern Roasted Vegetables; West Carroll Parish Fall Community Health Fair; November Calendar.
In this issue: Kids' Corner, National Childhood Obesity Month, Kid-Friendly English Muffin Pizza, A Facelift for Facen Park, and October Calendar
(9/29/23) 4-H’ers participated in a 4-H Teen Leadership Summit that encouraged open conversations about the challenges affecting today's youth.
In this issue: Welcome Back; Think 4-H Might be for You; Upcoming Events; Service-learning Focus; Join the Junior Leader Club; 4-H Teen Leadership Summit; etc.
(09/08/2023) Lake Providence, La. – Lake Providence has received $2 million to help put their newly adopted complete streets plan into action.
Welcome Back, Think 4-H Might be for You, Upcoming Events, Service-learning Focus, 4-H Summer Camp, 4-H U, 4-H Outdoor Skills Camp, 4-H Grilling, and more...
Container Gardening; Coping with Stress Through Nutrition; Geaux Shop Healthy; Workouts that Rock; Upcoming Events; Wake-up Smoothie; Information
Eight teens in West Carroll Parish learned all about nutrition, food prep and cooking, food safety, and physical activity using approaches and strategies that..
A Well-Ahead Louisiana Workplace Wellness grant has funded equipment and training for team members to "fit in fitness" at the workplace.
Think 4-H Might be for You; Upcoming Events; Service-learning Focus; Mardi Gras Mask Winners; LSU AgCenter State Livestock Show; Clovers Care Project, etc.
Local Food Finds; Food Safety: It's Especially Important for You with Diabetes; February is American Heart Month; Upcoming Events; Turnip & Pork Fricassee...
Minutes from the Overall Advisory Leadership Council meeting held December 6, 2022, for the East Carroll Parish Office of LSU and Southern University AgCenter.
Think 4-H Might be for You; Service-learning Focus; Upcoming Events; Valentine Card Contest; 4-H Senior Honor Cords; Mardi Gras Mask Contest; JLC; and more.
January 2023 FCS Newsletter.
The teens created their own chili seasoning blend using lots of herbs and spices with very little salt added.
Mexican Chorizo & Sweet Potato Soup; Activity Corner: Living Necklace; Active Play for Rainy & Cold Days; Connecting Communities; National Bean Day; & more
Think 4-H Might be for You; Service-learning Focus; Upcoming Events; Christmas Elderly Project; Valentine Card Contest; 4-H Senior Honor Cords; and more
'Tis the Season for Spending; Hot Fruit Salad; Activity Corner; Food Safe Families; Upcoming Events; Information
Walk-A-Mile Day is a day for physical activity in East Carroll Parish at the Lakeside Walking Trail. It is a day for the community to come out and utilize...
Think 4-H Might be for You; Service-learning Focus; Upcoming Events; Thank-a-Veteran Card Contest Results; Parish Commodity Cookery Results; and more.
A Seat at the Table with Family, Friends, and Colleagues; Slow Cooker Butternut Squash Soup; Fall Fun at the Delta Master Gardeners' Pumpkin Patch; and more.
The Southern University Ag Center FCS Agent of the Year Award was presented to Marianna Langston.
Think 4-H Might be for You; Upcoming Events; Service-learning Focus; Pumpkin Decorating Contest Results; State Fair of Louisiana Livestock Show Results; & more.
Motivational health and walking trail signs installed at Willie Davis Jr. Recreation Center walking trail.
In this issue: Think 4-H Might be for You; Upcoming Events; Service-learning Focus; 4-H Entrepreneur Pitch Contest; Pumpkin Decorating Contest; and more.
Major improvements will soon be made to Kendall's Park in Lake Providence thanks to the East Carroll Parish HYPE Coalition.
In this issue: National Rice Month, Healthy Recipe Box, Local Food Finds, Kid Stuff, Food Safe Families, Upcoming Events, and Information.
In this issue: Think 4-H Might be for You?; Upcoming Events; What Happened This Summer; Service-learning Focus; NE 4-H Regional Leadership Board; and more.
Many exciting things have happened throughout the summer to help prepare the youth for the upcoming school year such as summer school, mentorship programs...
In this issue: Growing Healthy Communities through HYPE, Pack a Healthy Lunch for the Whole Bunch, Geaux Shop Healthy When Selecting Back to School Snacks...
An overview of the air fryer, benefits and features, tips for using one, recipes, and accessories.
This issue: National Blueberry Month; Healthy Recipe Box; Activity Corner; Local Food Finds; Kid Stuff; July is National Grilling Month; Upcoming Events; Info.
Teaching youth proper cooking techniques, kitchen safety, & food safety, along with nutrition & healthy living facts will empower them to become healthier & ...
Watermelon is 92% water, so it is a perfect food for rehydrating on a hot, summer day.
The objective of the Master Gardener Program is to train volunteers who have gardening experience and a desire to help others.
A key function of Healthy Communities is to gather community input and support for all interventions.
In this issue: Mental Health Awareness; Healthy Recipe Box; Meditate on This; Activity Corner; Local Food Finds; Kid Stuff; Upcoming Events; and Contact Info.
In Franklin Parish we are kicking off KidChef Nutrition Workshops with youth for ages 9-12.
In this issue: June is Soul Food Month; Juneteenth Celebrations & Traditions in the Region; Farmers Market Frenzy; Food Safe Families; Activity Corner; and more
Pressure canners are used with low-acid foods prone to harboring harmful microorganisms.
In this issue: Think 4-H Might be for You; Upcoming Events; Contest Winners; 4-H Comfort Closet; Scott Foundation Scholarship; Ag Photography Contest; and more.
In this issue: Think 4-H Might be for You, 4-H Commodity Cookery Contest Results, Upcoming Events, Valentine Card Contest, Mardi Gras Mask Contest, and more
Sweet, delicious, nutritious Louisiana strawberries
Photos of agriculture
Enjoy in-season fruits and veggies.
Welcome to the LSU AgCenter's East Carroll Parish Agriculture and Natural Resources Web site. This site is dedicated to publication of LSU AgCenter field demonstrations conducted in East Carroll Parish. These demonstrations are performed so that East Carroll Parish producers can see how LSU AgCenter-recommended varieties and cultural practices will perform in their home parish.
Link to LSU AgCenter's Wheat & Oat page
Link to AgCenter's Soybean page
Link to Corn page
Link to Cotton page
Link to AgCenter Rice page
Ag Adventures is designed to offer support to school systems by providing information pertinent to Louisiana’s high stakes testing policy of LEAP.
In this issue: Think 4-H Might be for You; Service-learning Focus; Upcoming Events; Holiday Livestock Photo Contest; 4-H Cookery Contest; and more.
Happy, Healthy Holidays; Cran-Apple Crisp Healthy Recipe Box; Food Safe Families; Activity Corner; Local Food Finds: Lake Providence, LA; and more.
In this issue: Think 4-H Might be for You, Service-learning Focus, State Fair Livestock Show Results, Upcoming Events, State Fair of Louisiana, and more
In this issue: Think 4-H Might be for You; While You Were Away This Summer; National 4-H Week; 4-H Leathercraft Club; and more.
In this issue: Think 4-H Might be for You; Service-learning Focus; While You Were Away; Upcoming Events; NE 4-H Regional Leadership Board; and more.
The CSFP provides a monthly food package tailored for older adults age 60 or above that can help stretch your food dollars and add nutritious foods to your diet
In this issue: Think 4-H Might be for You; Service-learning Focus; Upcoming Events; 4-H Spotlight; Valentine's Day Card Contest Winner; and more.
In this issue: Food Safety Facts; Starting a Walking Program; and Smart Snack Alternatives
In this issue: Think 4-H Might be for You; Service-learning Focus; Holiday Card Contest Winners; Holiday Livestock Photo Contest Winners; and more.
Get Fitter and Stronger, Talk to the Doc, Make a Plan and Be Accountable, and Start Slow
So exactly how much is a gram of sugar? "One" teaspoon of granulated sugar equals "four" grams of sugar.
In this issue: Holiday Eating Survival; Banana Nog; Be Active, Stay Strong; Whole Grains for Better Health; and Healthy Communities
In this issue: Think 4-H Might be for You; Service-learning Focus; Louisiana 4-H Day of Service; Homeschool Club Clean Up Initiative; and more.
In this issue: Think 4-H Might be for You; Service-learning Focus; Breast Cancer Awareness Poster Contest; Pumpkin Growing Contest; and more.
In this article, Ms. Donna Lee describes how to start seed indoors.
All it takes is a phone to determine if you are eligible; this is only available to College and University Staff.
In this issue: Think 4-H Might be for You?; Service-learning Focus; Volunteer Leader Forum; National 4-H Week; Join the Junior Leader Club; and more.
In This Issue: Think 4-H Might be for You; 4-H University 2020; Photography Challenge Winner; Service-learning Focus; Volunteer Leader Forum; and more.
Provides links to meeting minutes for the Family & Consumer Sciences Advisory Council for East Carroll Parish
In this issue: Service-learning Focus, Scott Foundation Scholarship, Homeschool 4-H Club Elects Officers, Mardi Gras Mask Contest Results, and more.
Find out what your recommended daily intake (RDI) of calcium is.
Knowing how to prepare different components of a meal, and in what order, can help you learn to cook.
Reduce calories, fat, sugar and sodium, while increasing nutrients without sacrificing taste, with these recipe swaps.
How savvy are you when it comes to food safety? Take this quiz to find out.
Different ways to safely cook a turkey.
In this issue: Great News!, Service-learning Focus, 4-H Livestock Educational Trip, 4-H Agricultural Photography Contest Results, and more.
Links to Horticulture Hints newsletters, Get it Growing and other pages
Links to newsletters
In this issue: See here! See here!; 4-H Membership Drive; Service Learning Focus; Library to the Garden; Pumpkin Decorating Contest; and more
In this issue: Recap of summer activities; Service Learning Focus; Volunteer Leader Forum; National 4-H Week; Challenge Camp; 4-H Talent Contest; and more.
In this issue: 4-H Poster Art Contest, Cancer Prevention, Scott Foundation Scholarship, 4-H University and Photo Recaps