Think Pink This October

October is all about pink in support of breast cancer awareness. According to the National Breast Cancer Foundation, one in eight women in the United States will develop breast cancer in her lifetime.

Louisiana Nurseries Face Challenges Following Hurricane Laura

September 11, 2020 Olivia McClure, LSU AgCenter

Louisiana nurseries are facing several challenges following Hurricane Laura, including damaged structures, lost production time and power outages.

Survey Shows Crawfish Income Down, Season Shortened

Results from a survey of crawfish producers show that decreased demand for their product is resulting in lost income of about $ 500 an acre and a season that could end about 40 days sooner than usual in some cases.

LSU AgCenter, Louisiana Sea Grant Aim to Help Seafood Industry Cope

April 2, 2020 Bruce Schultz, News Star

The LSU AgCenter and Louisiana Sea Grant are working to help the seafood industry, which is struggling with a massive financial challenge created by the coronavirus pandemic.

FlameThrower coleus Named a Louisiana Super Plant for 2020

The LSU AgCenter has named FlameThrower coleus as a Louisiana Super Plant for spring 2020.