Louisiana Rice: Growers Learn Advantages of Furrow Irrigation Jul 23, 2019

🕔Jul 23, 2019An LSU AgCenter research project at the Mer Rouge farm of Jason Waller was the setting for the northeast Louisiana row rice field day on July 18. The practice of […]

Louisiana: Hurricane Barry Floodwaters Affecting Southwestern Crops Jul 18, 2019

🕔Jul 18, 2019Hurricane Barry had a minimal effect on Louisiana croplands, but its aftermath left a narrow strip of flooding rain that will cause damage. Some soybeans were flooded, and rice was […]

Louisiana Rice: Economist Sees Favorable Price Outlook Jun 14, 2019

🕔Jun 14, 2019An LSU AgCenter economist had good news for rice farmers at the Vermilion Parish rice field day on June 11. “Optimism is high that with recaptured market share in core […]

Louisiana Rice: Crop Looks Promising Despite Tough Start Jun 3, 2019

🕔Jun 3, 2019The Louisiana rice crop is having a challenging year, but good weather in June could result in a decent harvest, according to the LSU AgCenter rice specialist. “Don’t expect a […]

Louisiana: Early-Season Soybeans’ Response to Flooding Jun 3, 2019

🕔Jun 3, 2019With the recent rains, I wanted to put out some information on the impact of flooding on soybean germination as well as the impact on young plants. Young plants The […]

Louisiana Soybeans: Early Season Response to Flooding May 15, 2019

🕔May 15, 2019With the recent rains, I wanted to put out some information on the impact of flooding on soybean germination, as well as, the impact on young plants. YOUNG PLANTS: The […]

Louisiana: Wheat Crop Survives Below-Freezing Temps Mar 20, 2019

🕔Mar 20, 2019Wheat producers may fare better than expected from the arctic blast that plunged temperatures into the mid- to upper 20s in early March and threatened the crop across Louisiana. LSU […]

Louisiana: Crop Acreage Mix Expected to Change in 2019 Mar 1, 2019

🕔Mar 1, 2019Projections indicate that corn and cotton acreage will increase this year but less grain sorghum and soybeans will be grown, an LSU AgCenter economist said at an AgCenter crops and […]

Louisiana: Herbicide Issues Highlight Field Day Jul 24, 2018

🕔Jul 24, 2018Dry weather in northeast Louisiana during the early summer came to an end and drove participants indoors for the annual interagency rolling crop field tour held July 17 at the […]

Louisiana Rice: Furrow Irrigation Featured at Field Day Jul 23, 2018

🕔Jul 23, 2018Farmers heard about the benefits and challenges of growing furrow-irrigated rice at an LSU AgCenter row rice field day on July 18. The event was held at the Elliot Colvin […]

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