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February 2021 Rapides Parish Clover Clippings.
2021 Master Goat Producer Program Registration Form
Rapides Parish 4-H January 2021 Clover Clippings
This week’s version of RSFF has another Master Gardener story about MGs who just barely finished the MG classes before the COVID shutdown.
December 2020 Rapides Parish 4-H Clover Clippings
Rapides & Grant Parish 4-H Winter Workshop on December 21st from 8:30-Noon at 1501 Wimbledon Drive Alexandria, LA 71301
Rapides Parish 4H November 2020 Newsletter
Rapides Parish 4-H Kindness Catcher
A horticultural article examining blackberry leafspot, hydrangea wilt, a shrub with fall flowers, and some oak leaf galls.
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
This article looks at rehabilitating camellias, a blooming confederate rose, and a flowering maple has yellowing leaves.
Article has information to help homeowner recover the loss of landscape trees. Also, there is ID of a fungus, a tree, and a vine.
This article looks at helping lawns recover after storm debris is removed. The last paragraph looks at what criteria is needed to become a champion tree.
Wednesday, November 11, 2020 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
In this month's issue: 4-H enrollment, 4-H workshops, Project Clubs, shooting sports, Exhibitor Responsibility, and more.
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Instant Pot Mongolian Beef Recipe.
Post Roast Recipe.
This recipe features lean protein, veggies, dairy and carbohydrates to fuel your family through the busy back to schedules.
Garlic, cumin, and lemon juice give a zesty flavor to this cold, blended vegetable soup.
Information on how to prepare and preserve it properly.
Complete the form and turn it in to our office.
It's time to join Rapides Parish 4-H for the 2020-2021 school year!
The Brella is a hybrid between a rain jacket and a poncho, is loose fitting, unisex waterproof garment and ideal for men, women and teens of all sizes.
Information about TeenChef and KidChef camps.
Are you a property owner or forest landowner that is considering planting a tree or perhaps many trees on your property?
National Healthy Homes Month (NHHM), created by HUD’s Office of Lead Hazard Control and Healthy Homes (OLHCHH), is an outreach campaign designed to help people.
It’s validation time for the 2020 State Fair of Louisiana.
What is fiber? Be a plant fiber detective. What is a Louisiana fiber crop?
Diane Tracy serves as the Region 6 Community Health Educator with AmeriHealth Caritas Louisiana.
A celebration of lead-safe and healthy neighborhoods was held at Gentilly Stallings Playground in New Orleans, Louisiana on March 7.
Find the ingredients and directions on this page.
Avocados provide nearly 20 essential nutrients, including fiber, potassium, Vitamin E, B-vitamins and folic acid.
Here’s all you need to know to bag some bread. Get moving!
Read through your list of ingredients and the instructions first.
Farmers market fun and soup recipe.
LSU Agcenter Quincy's Recipe Corner stuffed sweet potato recipe.
Try this tasty recipe over some nutty-tasting brown rice.
Quick and Easy recipe that was prepared at the 2019 4-H KidChef Camp this summer.
Crawfish Fettuccini is a Louisiana favorite. Click here to get recipe.
According to chefs and dietitians across the country, mushrooms are an “it” food for 2019. Learn more.
An old "throwback recipe" that I have revamped since the last the last time it was done in 2008.
Fresh Gulf Shrimp is in season and better than ever in this refreshing pasta salad. Click here to get recipe.
The 2019 CENLA Forestry Forum will be held on Wednesday, April 3, 2019. Click here for registration information and program topics.
Beef can easily be incorporated into a healthy diet. Click here to view recipe.
This dish was recently prepared at fun cooking demonstration at the Alexandria Farmer's Market in Alexandria, Louisiana.
Click here to view 2019 Lunch and Learn Spring Schedule.
The LSU AgCenter Rapides Parish Extension Nutrition Team kicked off the 2019 Spring Lunch and Learn Series on Wednesday, January 16.
Quincy Vidrine demonstrates how to makegumbo in an electric pressure cooker.
Sweet Potato and Turkey Sausage Appetizer Squares with lemon garlic mayo just in time for Thanksgiving.
Try this sweet potato recipe for your upcoming holiday meal.
It’s tailgating time! All over the south and especially here in Louisiana. Click here for this great dip recipe and tips on food safety.
Butternut squash is a winter squash that is high in vitamin A.
The forest products industry contributes to each parish economy in several ways, including jobs, wages and purchases in the local economies.
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Looking for a good tomato recipe? Here is a tasty creole tomato vinaigrette with a little kick of spice...
This recipe was prepared using locally grown fresh sugar snap peas.
This Louisiana Seafood Lassagna was featured on Jambalaya News Channel 5 in March 2018.
With St. Patrick’s day and the Lenten season upon us, why not GO GREEN when it comes to gumbo? Read more.
This article contains a list of the Pesticide meetings scheduled for 2018.
Slow Cooker Buffalo Chicken Chili featured on Jambalaya News Channel 5 for October 2017.
This Maple & Balsamic Pork Tenderloin with avocado oil marinade was featured on Jambalaya News Channel 5. (September 2017)
Participants learn how to use the new electric pressure cooker.
These classes will focus on the basics of using the new electric pressure cookers.
If you want to make this well-known New Orleans Jazz Festival Crawfish dish, right now is a great time to stock up on peeled tail meat.