Louisiana Commissioner of Agriculture and Forestry Dr. Mike Strain will meet with farmers and tour farms impacted by the historic flood event on Tuesday. Strain will be joined by officials from the Louisiana Farm Service Agency, the Louisiana Natural Resources Conservation Service, and the LSU AgCenter. Times and locations are as follows.
Meeting 1: Tuesday, 10:00am, Christian and Julie Richard's Farm Shop, 5632 Hwy 700, Kaplan, La. 70548
Meeting 2: Tuesday, 2:00pm, Progressive Tractor Company, 5017 Interstate 49 South Service Road, Opelousas, La. 70570