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.
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.
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.
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.
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.