Clayton Hollier discusses rice diseases at the 2015 Rice Research Station Field Day in 2015

Clayton Hollier discusses rice diseases at the 2015 Rice Research Station Field Day in 2015.

Louisiana Master Farmer classes begin June 28

The 2016 Louisiana Master Farmer Program will offer its Phase I training June 28 at the Rice Research Station, Crowley, La.

The classroom session will be in the station conference room, starting at 8:30 a.m. and ending by 2:30 p.m. No registration fee or pre-registration is required.

The second phase of the program, attending a conservation-based field day or workshop, can be fulfilled the next day by attending the Rice Research Station Field Day, which starts with field tours at 7:15 a.m.

The final step of becoming certified as a Master Farmer is development and implementation of a comprehensive conservation plan for a farming operation.

 For more information, contact Ernest Girouard or Allen Hogan, both at (337) 788-7547.

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