December 26, 2021

Landscaping your front yard? Designing and planting foundation beds can be fun!

By Heather Kirk-Ballard, LSU AgCenter Horticulturist   A foundation planting is the placement of plants in beds that frame the home — typically, along the front […]
December 19, 2021

Navigating weather in Louisiana gardens

By Heather Kirk-Ballard, LSU AgCenter Horticulturist   One of the most important factors that influences a garden’s success is the weather.   Temperatures have a major […]
November 23, 2021

Turkey Time! Tips for a Safe and Sane Feast

The time to give thanks for all we have is here…as is the stress of preparing a meal with big expectations! Let’s hope we can all […]
November 23, 2021

Louisiana Thanksgiving dinner cost up, but still lower than national average

The grocery tab for this year’s Thanksgiving dinner in Louisiana will run about $11 higher than in 2020 — but it will still fall below the […]