Friday, November 30, 2012
I love the title of this seminar! We all know that in today's world it's all about having that online presence. Jane Eckert will be leading this seminar. To register, click here. This webinar is on Monday, December 3rd; register now.
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Thursday, November 29, 2012
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Monday, November 26, 2012
Nominations for the 2013 Louisiana Farmer of the Year award are being accepted now through Jan. 4. Application forms can be obtained at any LSU AgCenter parish extension office or online at www.LSUAgCenter.com/farmer of the year. Contest sponsors are Louisiana Radio Network, Louisiana Farm Bureau Federation, LSU AgCenter and the Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry.Producers from all areas of agriculture are eligible for nomination. To learn more click here. For more information, contact Don Molino at Louisiana Network at (225) 291-2727, ext. 210, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Posted by Dora Ann Hatch at 7:52 AM
Thursday, November 15, 2012
Whether you are shopping for meat, veggies or flowers, MarketMaker is the place to search. MarketMaker will direct you to those who can supply you with fresh produce or show you where farmers markets are in your area. This website is a one-stop shop when it comes to finding Louisiana grown products. Give it a try today by logging onto: http://la.marketmaker.uiuc.edu/
Posted by Dora Ann Hatch at 12:48 PM
Tuesday, November 13, 2012
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Friday, November 9, 2012
If you own or operate an agritourism venture, you should understand what motivates travelers. According to research by Shaw and Williams (1994) people are motivated to travel for the following reasons: • Enhanced kinship relations • Escaping • Resting and relaxing • Improving health and well-being • Celebrating a special occasion To learn more read: "Agritourism: An Economic Opportunity for Illinois" by Bruce E. Wicks and Christopher D. Merrett included in the Rural Research Report published by the Illinois Institute of Rural Affairs.
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Monday, November 5, 2012
Explore Louisiana North and clicking on the parishes: Tensas, Richland and Morehouse.
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