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History, Geography, Statistics, Ethnicity, Annual Events and Attractions for Evangeline Parish Louisiana.
The forest products industry contributes to each parish economy in several ways, including jobs, wages and purchases in the local economies.
Stickers poke or stick uncovered feet later this spring and summer but the time to control them is now.
Information about pine colaspis beetles
Things to consider when hiring a licensed, professional arborist to safely work on trees.
Provides information of the beginning of the Evangeline Parish rice planting season along with program information and planting dates.
Controlling fleas around your home.
Fleas developed on earth thousands of years ago and have adapted many survival techniques. In Louisiana these insects are a pest in and around homes and on pets and other animals year round.
Tropical Sod Webworms and Armyworms are devouring lawns in and around Evangeline Parish. Here is advice on what you can do about it.
Information about: Calendar of Activities; Rice Harvest Notes; Gramoxone Inteon Use as a Soybean Harvest Aid; Harvest Aid Application Timing to Soybeans; Considerations When Planting Cool Season Forages; McNeese State University Heifer Enhancement and Development.
Newsletters providing news and information for Evangeline Parish agricultural producers and dealers.
Information about: Calendar of Activities; Rice Harvest Notes; Harvest Aid Application and Timing For Soybeans; Considerations When Planting Cool Season Forages; Dean Lee Bull Performance Testing Program; McNeese Heifer Enhancement and Development; Equi-Day and Evangeline Beef Classic.
This issue includes the following articles: Louisiana Suggested Chemical Weed, Insect and Disease Management Guides, Pesticide Applicator Recertification, Performance Evaluation of Beef Bulls -- Dean Lee Bull Test, Rice Seeding Rates and Dates, Email List Updating.
Inside this Issue: Calendar of Activities, Blackbird Baiting Program to Begin in Mid-February, Variety Selection by Dr. Johnny Saichuk, Crawfish Meeting, Plant Back Interval For Popular Rice Burn-Down Herbicides, Winter Weed Burndown Prior to Rice Planting, Pesticide Re-Certification Meetings, E-Mail List Updating.
Information about: Master Farmer Training, Commercial Pesticide Applicator Training, Crawfish Referendum, Soybean Variety Test Plot Results, Calf to Carcass Program, Burn Ban Declared.
Provides information related to Psocids or Bark Lice infestations on trees.
Asian Soybean Rust Found in Central Louisiana Soybeans
Information about the life cycle of armyworms and pesticide recommendations.
Information about: Calendar of Activities; Evangeline Parish Beef Cattle/Forage Field Day; 2010 Rice Research Station Field Day; 2010 Master Farmer Program Field Days; Rice Stink Bugs; Rice as Crawfish Forage; and Drain Timing.
Informative monthly newsletters about agriculture in and around Evangeline Parish
Information and updates about agriculture in and around Evangeline Parish.
This is a list of events that will take place at the 2013 Evangeline Parish Livestock show.
The Evangeline Parish 4-H Fall Food Fest was held on Monday, November 19, 2012 in the Sacred Heart Elementary Gymnasium. . Read here for the results.
Provides list of members and links to meeting minutes for the Evangeline Parish Rice Advisory Council.
Dates, deadlines and rules for the 2013 Evangeline Parish 4-H Clothing Contest and Style Show.
Results of 2011 4-H Cotton Food Festival held Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2011. Also results of these cookery contests for the past four years.
Results and pictures from the 2012 Cotton Pickin Pet Show that was held on Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at the Ville Platte Civic Center.
The 2012 Fall Foods Festival featuring the Egg, Poultry, Pecan and Sweet Potato Cookery Contest will be held on Monday, November 19, 2012.
Louisiana Quarter Horse Breeders Association (LQHBA) holds 33rd annual Louisiana-Bred Yearling sale in Kinder.
Information about: Calendar of Activities; Sweet Potato Field Day; Rice Harvest Underway; Second Crop Rice; National Rice Month Scholarships; Fall Armyworm Invasion in Pastures; Evangeline Nitrogen Research Project.
Evangeline 4-H'ers looked on as State President, Robert Fusilier, called the assembly to order on the steps of the Louisiana State Capitol May 30, 2012.
The Evangeline Parish 4-H Fishing Clinic will be Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at Chicot State Park. Registration forms are due in the 4-H Office no later than May 11, 2012.
Evangeline Parish 4-H'ers will attend 4-H Camp Grant Walker July 23-27, 2012. Applications are due in the 4-H office by Friday, April 20, 2012.
Provides list of members and links to meeting minutes for the Evangeline Parish Cattle Advisory Council.
Because of the severe local damage caused by blackbirds to sprouting rice in southwest Louisiana, several Louisiana agencies will be coopering with local rice growers in a baiting program to control these bird populations.
2012 Junior Livestock Show schedule of events and special thanks to 2011 sponsors and buyers.
Results of 2011 Evangeline 4-H Fall Food Fest held November 21, 2011. Also, results of rice, sugar and sweet potato contests for 2008 and 2010.
Inside this issue: January-March 2011 Calendar of Activities, Evangeline and St. Landry Parish Crop Production School Scheduled, Foundation Seed Rice Allocations and Three New Rice Varieties.
The Evangeline and St. Landry Parish Rice and Soybean School will be held at the Ville Platte Civic Center Wednesday, January 4, 2012.
The 2011 Fall Food Festival features the Egg, Poultry, Pecan and Sweet Potato Cookery Contest)s andwill be held at the Sacred Heart Elementary School gym on Monday, Nov. 21, 2011.
Photos of contestants in the 2011 Evangeline Parish Cotton Pickin' Pet Show.
Contains information about State Fair of Louisiana and LSU State Livestock Shows.
The 4-H Cotton Pickin' Pet Show will be held Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2011 at the Ville Platte Civic Center.
The 15th Annual Cotton Food Festival (Beef, Seafood, Rice and Sugar Cookery) will be held at the Ville Platte Civic Center Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2011.
Entry form and information for the Evangeline Parish Cattleman’s Association's annual Beef Breeding and Commercial Heifer Show to be held on Sunday, November 20, 2011, at the Chauncey Pitre Memorial Building in Ville Platte, La.
Information about: Calendar of Activities; Rice Harvest; Second Crop Rice; Louisiana Market Maker; National Rice Month Scholarships; Fall Armyworm Invasion in Pastures; Louisiana Calf to Carcass Program; and McNeese State University Farm Beef Bull Grazing Program.
A monthly newsletter from the LSU AgCenter Nutrition Program.
Results for Evangeline Parish 4-H youth in the 2012 shooting sports competitions in Evangeline Parish, in the southern region and in the state. Also includes results of 2011, 2009 and 2008 competitions.
The Evangeline 4-H Fishing Clinic will be held on Tuesday, April 26, 2011 at Chicot State Park. Download the registration form and return to the 4-H office by Friday, April 8, 2011.
Results of the 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009 and 2008 Evangeline Parish 4-H "Sew With Cotton" and "Spring Clothing" Contests.
Evangeline Parish youth won honors at the Southwest District Livestock Show held January 31-February 4, 2012. A list of results can be found here along with results for 2011, 2010, and 2009.
Provides list of members and links to meeting minutes for the Evangeline Parish 4-H Foundation.
Record keeping is an important part of every 4-H educational project. Here are tips for completing your 4-H portfolio and the results of past years' portfolio contests in Evangeline Parish.
Results of Evangeline Parish 4-H rice, dairy and beef poster contests for 2012, 2011, 2010 and 2009.
Evangeline Parish 4-H'ers made Coke Can Lamps at the Annual Electric Workshop held Tuesday, Nov. 23, 2010.
Results of the 2010 Evangeline Parish 4-H Fall Food Fest- Rice, Sugar and Sweet Potato Cookery Contests. Also includes winners of 2007, 2008, 2009 contests.
This newsletter provides information fpr Evangeline Parish 4-H livestock exhibitors about the 2011 Livestock Shows.
Results of 2011, 2010, 2009 and 2008 Evangeline Parish 4-H Cotton Pickin' Pet Shows.
The Ninth Annual Evangeline Parish Take Back the Night program was held on Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2011, at the Evangeline Parish Courthouse.
Evangeline Parish celebrated National 4-H Week 2011 with radio spots, posters and more!
Provides list of members and links to meeting minutes for the 4-H Advisory Council.
Provides list of members and links to meeting minutes for the Joint Advisory Council.
Results of Evangeline Parish 4-H'ers competing at 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009 and 2008 4-H University.
Provides list of members and links to meeting minutes for the FCS Advisory Council.
Evangeline Parish 4-H'ers showed their animals at the annual parish livestock show held on January 19-21, 2012. Award winners are listed here. Also included are results from 2011, 2010, 2009, and 2008.
Several Evangeline Parish 4-H’ers were named Champions at 77th Annual LSU AgCenter Livestock Show held February 11-18, 2012. Results are here along with results of the 2011, 2010, 2009 and 2008 State Livestock Shows.
Evangeline 4-H'ers will attend Camp Grant Walker July 11-15, 2011. Applications are due in parish office by April 15,2011.
The average carbon footprint (which is tons of CO2 equivalent/year) per person in the United States is 27. For Louisiana, the average is 26. For the rest of the world, it is 5.5.
Millions of Americans are finding out that the loss of a job can be emotional, stressful, and financially devastating. It does not matter if you are male or female, married or single, young or old - experiencing job loss is very difficult for individuals and families.
Results of 2012 Evangeline Parish 4-H Achievement Day. Also includes 2011, 2010, 2009 and 2008 results.