South Louisiana rice growers will have the opportunity to learn about water efficiency experiments and overhead irrigation.
There will be a field tour of RiceTec yield trials; exhibits on water management and efficiency experiments, including overhead sprinkler irrigation; and information about seed quality, weed and disease management, and nitrogen fertilizer management
The tour begins at 5 p.m. and concludes with dinner.
To reach the farm from Crowley:
North on Hwy 13 for 10 miles. Right onto Hwy 365 for four miles. Left onto Hwy 367, continuing north for two miles. Left onto Cole
South on Hwy 13 for nine miles. Left onto Hwy 365 for four miles. Left onto Hwy 367, continuing north for two miles. Left onto Cole