Louisiana Master Farmer Program Graduates Recognized Jan 10, 2020

🕔Jan 10, 2020
Six people who completed environmental stewardship training through the Louisiana Master Farmer Program were recognized Jan. 9 during the Louisiana Association of Conservation Districts annual meeting in Baton Rouge. They […]

Louisiana: LSU Digital Ag Conference, Alexandria, Jan. 23 Nov 8, 2019

🕔Nov 8, 2019
The LSU AgCenter will host its second annual conference highlighting applications of digital data in agriculture on Jan. 23, 2020. This free event will be from 8 a.m. to 1:30 […]

Sugarcane: LSU Scientists to Study Cold Tolerance in Central Louisiana Aug 21, 2019

🕔Aug 21, 2019
The fields at the LSU AgCenter Dean Lee Research and Extension Center have seen all sorts of crop trials over the years — but never any involving sugarcane. That’s because […]

Louisiana Sugarcane Poised for Good Harvest Despite Hurricane Barry Jul 19, 2019

🕔Jul 19, 2019
After escaping Hurricane Barry with minimal damage, the Louisiana sugarcane crop seems to be on track for another successful harvest. Barry, a Category 1 hurricane that made landfall July 13 […]

LSU AgCenter Receives $1.4Mln for Nutrient Runoff Research Jun 13, 2019

🕔Jun 13, 2019
The Patrick F. Taylor Foundation has awarded a $1.4 million grant to the LSU AgCenter to fund a four-year research project on reducing nutrient runoff from crop fields. The award […]

Louisiana Master Farmer Program Graduates 13, Honors Outstanding Participant Jan 11, 2019

🕔Jan 11, 2019
Thirteen farmers who completed an LSU AgCenter environmental stewardship training program were recognized at a ceremony Jan. 10. Members of the 2018 class of Louisiana Master Farmers received certificates during […]

Louisiana: Grain Sorghum Symposium, Mansura, Nov. 7 Oct 24, 2018

🕔Oct 24, 2018
The LSU AgCenter will host a symposium on grain sorghum production at its Avoyelles Parish office on Nov. 7. The program will start at 9 a.m. and end with a […]

Louisiana: ‘Big Data’ Presents New Opportunities, Challenges in Ag Oct 16, 2018

🕔Oct 16, 2018
Every summer, scientists at agriculture research stations spend hours with clipboards in hand walking down row after row of plants, going about a tedious chore known as rating plots. Often, […]

LSU AgCenter Receives Grant to Train Small Farmers Oct 11, 2018

🕔Oct 11, 2018
The LSU AgCenter is launching an initiative to train small- and medium-scale farmers who are new to the business. The Grow Louisiana Beginning Farmer Training Program is funded by a […]

Louisiana Sweet Potatoes: New Variety on the Way Aug 22, 2018

🕔Aug 22, 2018
A sweet potato line with excellent eye appeal and good disease resistance is poised to be released to growers soon, LSU AgCenter sweet potato breeder Don La Bonte said at […]

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