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Louisiana Field Reports: Ideal Conditions for Sugarcane, Ratoon Rice Harvest

Louisiana Field Reports: Ideal Conditions for Sugarcane, Ratoon Rice Harvest

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 13, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 12, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service Parish Agents Vincent Deshotel, Saint Landry Parish  “Sugarcane and second crop rice harvest continued with ideal field conditions, favorable yields have been reported. Warm

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Louisiana Field Reports: Rains Slow Field Work, Ratoon Rice Harvest Well Underway

Louisiana Field Reports: Rains Slow Field Work, Ratoon Rice Harvest Well Underway

👤From USDA 🕔Nov 7, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending November 5, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service Parish Agents Vincent Deshotel, Saint Landry Parish “Sugarcane harvest proceeded well with favorable yields. Second crop of rice harvest continued in areas, and crawfish

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Louisiana Field Reports: Ratoon Rice Harvest Reporting Good Yields

Louisiana Field Reports: Ratoon Rice Harvest Reporting Good Yields

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 30, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending October 29, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service Parish Agents Vincent Deshotel, Saint Landry Parish “After a couple of frosty mornings, spring planted crops are turning color with the season. Combines begin

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Louisiana Field Reports: Beneficial Rains as 2nd Crop Rice Nears Harvest

Louisiana Field Reports: Beneficial Rains as 2nd Crop Rice Nears Harvest

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 24, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending October 22, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service Parish Agents Vincent Deshotel, Saint Landry Parish “Rain over the weekend was beneficial in many areas. Sugarcane harvest proceeded, soybeans were all harvested, and

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Louisiana Field Reports: Most Areas in Need of Moisture as Harvest Wraps Up

Louisiana Field Reports: Most Areas in Need of Moisture as Harvest Wraps Up

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 17, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending October 15, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service Parish Agents Mark Carriere, Pointe Coupee Parish “Sugarcane planting wrapped up the first of last week. Hay producers have completed their second cutting in

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Louisiana Field Reports: Soybean Harvest Nearly Finished, Conditions Dry

Louisiana Field Reports: Soybean Harvest Nearly Finished, Conditions Dry

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 10, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending October 8, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service Parish Agents Carol Pinnell-Alison, Franklin Parish “We are very dry. Some rain this past weekend but not enough to make a difference. Some producers

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Louisiana Field Reports: Soybean Harvest Nearing End, Cotton Showing Signs of Water Damage

Louisiana Field Reports: Soybean Harvest Nearing End, Cotton Showing Signs of Water Damage

👤From USDA 🕔Oct 3, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending October 1, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service Parish Agents Mark Carriere, Pointe Coupee Parish “Sugarcane and cotton harvest is underway. Cotton is definitely showing signs of damage from rain this season.

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Louisiana Field Reports: Soybean, Cotton Harvests Speed Along, Other Crops Mostly Finished

Louisiana Field Reports: Soybean, Cotton Harvests Speed Along, Other Crops Mostly Finished

👤From USDA 🕔Sep 25, 2017

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending September 24, 2017. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service Parish Agents Carol Pinnell-Alison, Franklin Parish  “We have gone from wet to dry. The dry weather and shorter days of fall forage growth has

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Louisiana Flood, 2016: Apply for Crop Loss Grant, Deadline Aug. 31

Louisiana Flood, 2016: Apply for Crop Loss Grant, Deadline Aug. 31

👤By Kurt Guidry, LSU AgCenter 🕔Aug 18, 2017

The Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry (LDAF) recently announced the availability of the 2016 Louisiana Farm Recovery Grant Program.  This program is designed to provide financial assistance to agricultural producers that suffered economic losses associated with the two flooding

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Louisiana Crawfish: LSU AgCenter Seeks to Add Value to State’s Crop

Louisiana Crawfish: LSU AgCenter Seeks to Add Value to State’s Crop

👤By Tobie Blanchard, LSU AgCenter 🕔Aug 16, 2017

An LSU AgCenter researcher is working on ways to add value to the Louisiana crawfish crop. Tail meat is the main reason farmers raise crawfish, but Subramaniam Sathivel sees benefits in the entire crustacean. Sathivel, an AgCenter food processing and

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