On Episode #4 of The Voice of Louisiana Agriculture Podcast we check the latest news headlines in Louisiana agriculture and hear from Louisiana’s 5th District Congressman Ralph Abraham about the House version of the 2018 Farm Bill. We'll go “In the Field” to talk to Evangeline Parish farmer Richard Fontenot about his rice and soybean planting progress. We’ll look inside the markets with analysis from Greg Fox and Mark Tall with the Louisiana Farm Bureau Marketing Association, and get insight on the cattle market from Dave Foster, CEO of Cattle Producers of Louisiana. Then we’ll wrap up the podcast by looking at the Louisiana ag calendar where we will talk to Taylor Frey, State Coordinator for the Louisiana Grazing Lands Conservation Institute about their Louisiana Farms Bus Tour coming up on May 9th-11th.
The Voice of Louisiana Agriculture Podcast
Join us each week for The Voice of Louisiana Agriculture Podcast. Host Carey Martin will bring you the latest news headlines in Louisiana agriculture and a look at the markets with commentary from the Louisiana Farm Bureau Marketing Association. We'll go to the halls of government for an inside look in our "Grassroots Government" segment, and we'll take you to the fields and pastures of Louisiana as we talk to one of you about current crop and livestock conditions. Then we'll take a look at next week to see what's on the Louisiana Ag Calendar. Get all of this and more each week on The Voice of Louisiana Agriculture Podcast.