Bird problems frustrate La. rice farmers Southwest Louisiana farmers are frustrated this year with a larger-than-usual number of birds eating rice seed, causing many farmers to replant.
In addition to the expense of replanting, farmers ar...
Vitex provides late spring, summer flowers One of the nicest small, flowering trees for Louisiana landscapes is the chaste tree or vitex (Vitex agnus-castus). Midspring through early summer is the main time for flowering on this increasingl...
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Allen Owings/LSU AgCenter horticulturistZachary Today.Com
Thank you, Zachary! Many industries award their top performers or employees on an annual basis.
Zachary schools work hard to earn the top scores in the state year after year, and for this, they have been named the #1 ...
Bandana lantanas are Louisiana Super Plants Lantana (Lantana camara) is one of the first flowers I became aware of as a young child in Chalmette. After all, who could resist a plant so perfectly named with the common name “ham and eggs”?
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Dan Gill/LSU AgCenter HorticulturistZachary Today.Com
Director's Column: The Skinny on Social Media Why is social media such a big part of what we do? Why has it taken over our everyday lives so quickly? These questions are not the easiest to answer. After all, many of us had no idea about social...
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Kenny Henderson/LHSAA Exec. DirectorZachary Today.Com