LATEST NEWS FROM Louisiana

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12:00PM Aug 27, 2019

Huge Louisiana grapefruit sets records

Chris Koger
News Editor, The Packer
Weighing more than the average newborn baby, a 7-pound, 14.6-ounce grapefruit grown in Slidell, La., has been recognized as the heaviest and largest grapefruit in the world.
12:04PM Aug 23, 2019

Sweet potatoes leading in export growth

Cristin Shepard
AgWeb Contributor
Global sweet potato promotion is growing southern U.S. sweet potato exports.
19:20PM Jun 05, 2019

Flooding Leads to Cattle Rescues Around the Country

Wyatt Bechtel
Associate Editor
Farmers and ranchers from South Dakota to Louisiana have been enduring record rainfall and flooding to care for their cattle.
14:20PM Jun 05, 2019

Flooding Leads to Cattle Rescues Around the Country

Wyatt Bechtel
Associate Editor
Farmers and ranchers from South Dakota to Louisiana have been enduring record rainfall and flooding to care for their cattle.
19:38PM Apr 01, 2019

Louisiana: Two Arrested for Illegally Selling $189,000 Worth of Cattle

Wyatt Bechtel
Associate Editor
For the second time in less than a year, a couple in Louisiana has been arrested for fraudulent sales of cattle.
12:30PM Jan 30, 2019

Cases of Cattle Being Shot or Killed in Louisiana Under Investigation

Wyatt Bechtel
Associate Editor
Multiple incidents in Louisiana have resulted in cattle being injured or killed by people either shooting or running cattle over with vehicles. Authorities are offering awards for information in several
09:44AM Oct 26, 2018

Southern Soybeans Rotting in the Field

Clinton Griffiths
AgDay Anchor, Executive Producer
Louisiana farmer estimates he will not be able to harvest or sell nearly 40 percent of his bean crop because of rain damage.