Agriculture and Forestry Leaders Honored at Louisiana Agriculture Hall of Distinction

By the Louisiana Radio Network

Two innovative farmers and an influential forestry leader have been inducted into the Louisiana Agriculture Hall of Distinction, which honors those who make extraordinary contributions to Louisiana’s agriculture industry. Buck Vandersteen of Alexandria, Mayther Ray Young of Wisner in Franklin Parish and the late James Graugnard Sr. of St. James were inducted on March 2 during a ceremony at L’Auberge Hotel in Baton Rouge.