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NRCS Louisiana Publications

Conservation Update

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FY 2014 Conservation Updates
Monthly Issue Featured Stories

July 2014 (PDF 1.2 MB)
July 2014 Conservation Update Cover

 

Sugarcane Farmer Rotates Soybeans and Reaps Benefits in Iberville Parish
 

Stories from the Field:

Vermilion SWCD Septic System Pump Out Program

Conservation Practices Mean More Forage in Webster Parish

June 2014 (PDF 1.3 MB)

2014 Conservation Update Cover

Special Issue:
Stories from the Field

Conservation at Work in Red River Parish

Partners for Clean Water in Ouachita Parish

Greener Pastures in Concordia Parish

Subsurface Row Crop Irrigation in East Carroll Parish

May 2014 (PDF 1.1 MB)

May 2014 Conservation Update Cover

It is all about Soil Health
West Carroll Parish Cattle Producer is Sold on Conservation

Find out what has been happening in conservation around Louisiana from Golden Meadow to Farmerville!

April 2014 (PDF 2.2 MB)

April 2014 Conservation Update

From the Rice Fields of Acadia Parish to Your Table Louisiana Crawfish

Story from the Field:

"Our goal is to have a legacy forest..."

March 2014 (PDF 1.5 MB)

March 2014 Conservation Update

Seasonal High Tunnel Success
Growing Healthy Fruits, Vegetables and Children
in Sabine Parish

Other Stories:

Introducing Soybeans to the Sugarcane Rotation Reaps Great Economic and Conservation Benefits

February 2014 (PDF 1.5 MB)

February 2014 Conservation Update Cover

Partners in Conservation in their own words Featuring USFWS, NWTF, DU, LSU AgCenter, and LDEQ

From the Field:

Conserving and Saving Money in Morehouse Parish

January 2014 (PDF, 1.0 MB)

January 2014 Conservation Update Cover

We're Nuts About Pecans!                                                             in Natchitoches Parish

Other Stories:

Tribute to Conservationist Steve Cruse

Louisiana Named StrikeForce State

November 2014 (PDF, 1.0 MB)

November 2013 Conservation Update Cover

How Sweet It Is!                                         Sweet Potato Farming In Avoyelles Parish  

Other Stories:

Trailblazer RC&D Helps Battle Giant Salvinia in Lake Bistineau

New to NRCS But Not New to Conservation in Grant Parish                                            

October 2014 (PDF, 1.0 MB)

October 2013 Conservation Update Cover

Louisiana's Master Farmer Program

Stories from the Field:

Premium Beef, Premium Pastures in Grant Parish

Stopping Soil Erosion and Improving Water Quality In West Carroll Parish

 

FY 2013 Conservation Updates
Monthly Issue Featured Stories

September 2013 (PDF, 1.0 MB)

September 2013 Conservation Update Cover

Poultry Producer Tames the Hills of Lincoln Parish

Stories from the Field:

NRCS Helps Acadia Parish Cattle Producer Achieve Farm Goals

Wisconsin and Pennsylvania Dairymen Start Dairy in North Louisiana

August 2013 (PDF, 1.0 MB)

August 2013 Conservation Update Cover

Cattle Farming on Eight Acres
(in a subdivision)

Takes Drive and Ingenuity!
West Baton Rouge Parish Success

Stories from the Field:

MaMaw's Garden in Webster Parish

Conservation Practices in Ouachita Parish

Internship Success at Golden Meadow Plant Materials Center

July 2013 (PDF, 1.3 MB)

July 2013 Conservation Update Cover

What makes this farm more efficient?
Solar-Powered Livestock Watering System
Calcasieu Parish Success

Stories from the Field:

Tailwater Recovery System in Richland Parish

Livestock Shade Structures in Tangipahoa Parish

June 2013 (PDF, 11.8 MB)

June 2013 Cover Conservation Update

Irrigation Tailwater Recovery
Calcasieu Parish Success

Stories from the Field:

Improved Grazing Land in St. Helena Parish

Bringing Back Longleaf Pine in Washington Parish

May 2013 (PDF, 8.1 MB)

May 2013 Cover Conservation Update

Loving the Wildlife in Allen Parish
Wetlands Reserve Program Success

Stories from the Field:

Ponchatoula High Tunnel

DeRidder Veteran

Hickory Grove Cattle Producer

April 2013 (PDF, 1.0 MB)

April 2013 Conservation Update

We Have Always Been Here
Chitimacha Tribe of Louisiana
River Cane Project

Stories from the Field:

RMS Plan Charts Conservation Course for Acadiana Cattle Producer

MRBI SWAT Team Helping Ag Producers Improve Water Quality in East and West Carroll Parishes

Landscape Diversity Increases Wildlife in Franklin Parish

March 2013 (PDF, 9.5 MB)

March 2013 Conservation Update

Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasure Facility
Richland/Morehouse Parish Farmers Protect Ground and Surface Waters

Sign-Ups Announced:

  • SPCC Pilot Program
  • WRP

February 2013 (PDF, 12.4 MB)

February-2013-Conservation-Update

Cover Crops Pay Big Dividens
Franklin Parish Success

NRCS Accepting Applications for Special Initiatives

December 2012 (PDF, 1.8 MB)

December-2012-Conservation-Update

Zebras, Watusi, and Zebu!
Webster Parish Farmers are Hooked on Exotic Animals

November 2012 (PDF, 1.1 MB)

November-2012-Conservation-Update

Living the Dream
Union Parish Farmer Shares Secret to His Success

A Lot of Great Things are Happening Around the State

Snapshot:  Golden Meadow Plant Materials Center

October 2012 (PDF, 28 KB)

October-2012-Conservation-Update

Building an "NRCS" Fence
Landowner Assists with Instructional Video
Bienville Parish

Seeing his Grandfather's Trees
Beauregard Parish

MBHI Habitat for Whooping Cranes
Avoyelles Parish