Louisiana: Soil Health and Cover Crops – Workshop Takeaway

🕔Feb 20, 2018Current soil health initiatives involve more intensive management and reflect more environmentally suitable systems than those in the 1990s, LSU AgCenter associate vice president Rogers Leonard told producers attending recent […]

Louisiana: Pesticide Resistance Highlighted at Field Day

🕔Feb 15, 2018More than 100 agricultural producers heard from LSU AgCenter experts on how to manage for herbicide, insecticide and fungicide resistance at the Northeast Louisiana Crops Forum held Feb. 8 at […]

Louisiana: Soil Health, Cover Crops Discussed at Conferences

🕔Feb 2, 2018Agriculture experts from five states joined farmers and others in the industry to address soil heath and cover crops at two recent conferences. The first conference was Jan. 23 in […]

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: Herbicide Task Force Stresses Education for Weed Control, Crop Protection

🕔Sep 25, 2017A Louisiana task force for new herbicide technology recently met to discuss upcoming weed control technologies for crops. The group consists primarily of weed scientists and crop specialists with the […]

Louisiana: Row Rice, Nematodes Featured at Field Tour

🕔Jul 31, 2017Experts from the LSU AgCenter, United States Department of Agriculture Natural Resource Conservation Service and Farm Service Agency, and Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry highlighted agriculture production best management […]

Louisiana: False Ragweed Becoming Major Row-Crop Pest

🕔Jul 17, 2017An LSU AgCenter weed scientist speaking at a field day on July 13 at the Dean Lee Research and Extension Center warned farmers about ragweed infestations in their fields. The […]

Louisiana Rice: Rains Slow Harvest; Yields Look Fair-to-Good

🕔Jul 14, 2017The rice harvest in south Louisiana has gotten off to a wet start that is preventing farmers from getting into their fields, LSU AgCenter rice extension specialist Dustin Harrell said on July […]

Louisiana: Field Day Highlights New Weed Management Tools

🕔Jun 30, 2017Anticipated heavy rainfall associated with the threat of Tropical Storm Cindy added to the struggle to stay one step ahead of Mother Nature, a recurring theme from presentations at the […]

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