Acadiana beef field day set for March 3
The Acadiana beef cattle producers field day will be held March 3 at the LSU AgCenter Iberia Research Station.
Registration starts at 8 a.m., and the program begins at 8:30 a.m.
The program includes:
— Effects of cover crops on soil health.
— The beef export market and its effects on beef pricing and policy.
— Parasite resistance to dewormers.
— Controlling ryegrass in bermudagrass hay meadows.
— Care of newborn calves.
— Evaluating low- and high-input cow-calf management systems.
— Improving the use of nitrogen fertilizer.
— Louisiana Master Farmer Program update.
— Graduation ceremony for the Master Cattleman Program.
The research station is located at 603 LSU Bridge Road, Jeanerette.
For more information, contact Guillermo Scaglia at 337-276-5527.