Field Day 2010

Katherine S. Burnham, Sanderlin, Randy S.  |  6/11/2010 8:58:35 PM

Ben Littlepage receives award from the LSU AgCenter Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service in recognition of his many years of loyal service to the Louisiana pecan Industry and the Pecan Station The award was presented by Vice Chancellors Paul Coreil (Cooperative Extension Director) and David Boethel (Experiment Station Director).

Roberto Barbosa of LSU AgCenter Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering discusses factors involved in proper air-blast sprayer calibration.

Mike Hall, Pecan Station entomologist, discusses pecan phylloxera research.

Pecan growers discuss crops and weather following a rainfall during the orchard tour.

Producers engage in discussion prior to beginning orchard tour.

Some of the participants on the tour of the orchards at the LSU AgCenter Pecan Station field day.

Mike Hall demonstrates different pecan weevil traps.

Graham discusses nutritional needs of young pecan orchards.

Charlie Graham, Pecan Station horticulturist, discusses nutritional tests being conducted in a young orchard at the Pecan Station

Mike Hall discusses pecan weevil research.

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