Louisiana Rice: New Varieties Show Promise

🕔Feb 26, 2019With planting only weeks away, LSU AgCenter rice experts held a meeting on Feb. 21 in Manssura  to bring farmers up to date on what they should consider in the […]

Louisiana: Herbicide Application Featured at Industry Meeting

🕔Jan 29, 2019The LSU AgCenter recognizes the need for a strong presence of distribution and retail outlets for seed, fertilizer and crop protection products across Louisiana, AgCenter associate vice president Rogers Leonard said […]

Louisiana: Digital Ag Data Conference, Alexandria, Jan. 29

🕔Jan 14, 2019The LSU AgCenter will host a conference highlighting the management of digital data in agriculture.  The theme of the conference will be “Maximizing the Investment from Precision Ag” focusing on […]

Louisiana: Farm Bill Mostly Beneficial for State’s Ag Producers

🕔Dec 19, 2018Last week, both the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives passed the 2018 farm bill with strong bipartisan support. The bill passed the Senate on an 87-13 vote and passed […]

Louisiana Sorghum: Extension Urges Growers to Give It a 2nd Try

🕔Nov 8, 2018Louisiana’s grain sorghum acreage has dwindled in the past few years to a tiny fraction of what was grown just a decade ago — a shift driven by a shrinking […]

Louisiana Rice: Is Your Disease Plan Ready?

🕔May 29, 2018This year we moved out of the cold and cool conditions of March and moved straight into summer, bypassing any of the gradual warming typical of spring. The summer temperatures […]

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: Tri-State Soybean Forum Highlights Producer Outlook

🕔Jan 11, 2018Producers in Louisiana, Arkansas and Mississippi may see record soybean yields across the region in 2018, said LSU AgCenter associate vice president and plant science program leader Rogers Leonard at the […]

Louisiana Farmers Voice Concerns About Infrastructure, Labor During State Listening Tour

🕔Nov 21, 2017Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards and Agriculture Commissioner Mike Strain wrapped up an agriculture and forestry listening tour at Richard and Neal Fontenot’s R&N Farms in the Evangeline Parish community […]

Louisiana: New Rice Lines Featured at AgCenter Field Day

🕔Jun 30, 2017More than 400 people attended the LSU AgCenter H. Rouse Caffey Rice Research Station field day on June 28 to hear about the latest work being done to help rice […]

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