The Louisiana Sweet Potato News
provides updates and information for all who are associated with or interested in Louisiana sweet potatoes. Among the topics featured in this newsletter are crop profiles, information about sweet potato production, the latest details on insect, weed and disease management as well as current industry news and events.
The Sweet Potato Research Station
is one of 20 LSU AgCenter research facilities in the state that are part of the Louisiana Agricultural Experiment Station network. Located on 300 acres in northeast Louisiana, it’s the only station in the country devoted solely to sweet potato research.
For questions about sweet potato production, contact the following Agriculture Agents in St. Landry Parish
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Soil Sample Results (Lawns)Vince Deshotel
Soil Sample Results (Pasture)
Hay and Feed Analysis Results