Jan 14, 2013
Schools Dismissing Early Due to Weather Conditions
In Louisiana: West Carroll Parish Schools will dismiss at 1pm East Carroll Parish Schools will dismiss at 12:30pm In Arkansas: Strong/Huttig Schools will dismiss at 12:45pm University of Arkansas Monticello will close all campuses at 1pm.
Feasting on freshness
Photo provided by Thomas Jefferson Foundation at Monticello -- Peter Hatch, former director of gardens and grounds at Monticello, will talk about Thomas Jefferson the gardener at Hilltop Arboretum's annual symposium in the LSU Design Building Auditorium Jan.
LSU AgCenter studying switchgrass as biofuel feedstock
Switchgrass needs little fertilizer and can tolerate drought and floods, Michael Blazier said - and on land left open because soybeans did poorly there, one application of fertilizer yielded up to 10 tons of grass per acre.
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Scientists study potential value of switchgrass in Louisiana
Stacy Wilson, forestry program technician at the University of Arkansas-Monticello, harvests switchgrass on marginal crop lands for use as a biofuel.
Northwestern State searches for solutions on bye week
As their bye week arrives, the Northwestern State Demons are changing mantras. "All summer, we preached finish, finish, finish," NSU coach Bradley Dale Peveto said during Tuesday's Southland Conference coaches teleconference.