LSU AgCenter agriculture agents gather for training


Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Rosemary Lutrick Powell Smith, 81, of Jena, passed from this life at her residence on Monday, Jul

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Dexter Darnell Savage, 23, of Marksville, and formerly of Jena, passed from this life Thursday, J

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Michael Judd Brown, 28, of Hebert, and a native of Jena, died on Thursday, July 12, 2018, from in

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Martha Bynog Bradford, 77, of Melville, went to be with the Lord at 2:34 a.m.

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LSU AgCenter agronomy, horticulture, forestry and animal agents from across Louisiana met during the AgCenter annual conference on the LSU campus on Dec. 13 for training and information.

At the agronomy session, AgCenter experts taught the basics of soil fertility. It was the beginning of a series of classes designed to refresh agriculture and natural resource agents on the foundational aspects of agricultural production.

“In this restructuring, we have fewer people to do things, so it’s kind of an organized effort to make sure people are equipped with the educational tools they need,” said Dan Fromme, a corn, cotton and grain sorghum specialist at the AgCenter Dean Lee Research and Extension Center in Alexandria.


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