September 18, 2021

After Ida: Repairing landscapes after storms

By Heather Kirk-Ballard, LSU AgCenter Horticulturist   Loss of trees is a common catastrophe during hurricanes, tornadoes and other weather events. Water-saturated soils also can contribute […]
September 12, 2021

Got the blue tarp blues? Follow these suggestions when replacing your roof

Singing the blue tarp blues is no joke. If your home’s roof was damaged by Hurricane Ida, it doesn’t have to happen again. There are now […]
June 1, 2021

Grow your own cut flower garden

By Heather Kirk-Ballard, LSU AgCenter Horticulturist   Nothing brightens a room like a beautiful bouquet of flowers. Many gardeners incorporate flowers into their landscapes to bring […]
June 1, 2021

Lumber prices continue to soar

By Kenneth Gautreaux If you have started construction on a new home or want to update a room in your house, you probably have experienced sticker […]