Harvest Season Has Begun for Louisiana Sugar Cane Farmers

By Caroline Marcello, KLFY-TV 10, Lafayette

NEW IBERIA - The beginning of October marks the start of the harvest season for sugar cane farmers around Acadiana. “It’s a busy time of the year right now, we are at the end of September with next week being the beginning of October which in the cane growing area, around here in Acadiana the Teche area that means it’s time for sugarcane harvest,” says Blair Hebert.