Louisiana Sugarcane: Record Crop Gives Growers Options

🕔Mar 21, 2018Now that the record sugarcane crop is in the books — what now? LSU AgCenter economist Michael Deliberto tells growers this is a good time to assess their individual situations. […]

Louisiana: Record Sugarcane Crop Discussed at Jeanerette Meeting

🕔Feb 28, 2018High tonnage and sugar content were hot topics of discussion at an LSU AgCenter meeting for Teche area sugarcane farmers on Feb. 27. Kenneth Gravois, AgCenter sugarcane specialist, summed up […]

Louisiana: Sugar Professionals Discuss New Techniques, Strategies

🕔Feb 12, 2018On the heels of a highly successful sugarcane harvest, LSU AgCenter experts provided their insight at the annual Feburary meeting of the Louisiana Division of the American Society of Sugar […]

Louisiana: 5 Sugarcane Production Meetings in Feb.

🕔Jan 31, 2018Louisiana sugarcane farmers just finished a memorable year — one that saw them harvesting cane on a rare snow day in December and set a record for the most sugar […]

Louisiana: Sugarcane, Wheat Crops Withstand Freeze

🕔Jan 8, 2018Louisiana farmers and experts are remaining “cautiously optimistic” that the recent freezing weather did not significantly damage the state’s sugarcane or wheat crops. Most of the state’s sugarcane mills completed […]

Louisiana: Sugarcane Crop Poised to Break Record

🕔Dec 19, 2017It looks as if Louisiana’s sugarcane grinding season is going to be an extended one. But there is a good reason for the late finish—an exceptional sugarcane crop. Most years, […]

Louisiana: Sugarcane Harvest Doing Well at Halfway Point

🕔Nov 14, 2017The 2017 Louisiana sugarcane crop is meeting expectations as the harvest approaches the halfway point. “Tonnage is good, and sugar recovery is good,” said LSU AgCenter sugarcane specialist Kenneth Gravois. […]

Louisiana Soybeans: Dry Weather Moving Harvest Along

🕔Sep 15, 2017Louisiana farmers are benefiting from long overdue dry weather that has allowed them to cut hay, harvest soybeans and plant sugarcane. “This spell of dry weather will let us get […]

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