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LSU AgCenter plant pathologist Don Groth received the Distinguished Service Award at the Rice Technical Working Group meeting in Orange Beach, Alabama, on Feb. 26, 2020. (Photo by Kenner Patton/Mississippi State University)

AgCenter researcher receives distinguished service award

LSU AgCenter plant pathologist Don Groth was recently awarded the Distinguished Service Award from the Rice Technical Working Group.

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A total of 44 graduates of the Louisiana Master Cattleman Program graduated during the Acadiana beef cattle producers field day at the LSU AgCenter Iberia Research Station on March 7, 2020. Shown here are, back row, Michael Marino, Lawrence Thompson, Jody Stelly, Geno Delafose, Joshua Renard, Yvette Delafose, Robert Duhon, Jarrod Neal, Anthony Sagrera. Second row, AgCenter agent Andrew Granger, Colby Gothreaux, Shannon Neveaux, Richard Gothreaux, Carroll Boudreaux, Rane Sills, Keysa Delino, Emily Miller, Ted Miller, Coy Fitch, Ronald Roy, Monique Ledet, Dwayne Martin, Melanie Martin, Lisa Patout, Kristi Broussard, Lisa Neal, Lisa Robillard, Michael Neal, Brett Robillard, AgCenter agent Stan Dutile. Kneeling, Shanon Gaspard, Rene Prejean, Vernon Trahan, Thomas Menard, John Franques, Peter Menard, Allen Blanchard. Not shown are Brady Bourgeois, Allen Bourgeois, David Billings, Kirk Bernard, Sally Neal, Travis Thibeaux, Shann Comeaux, Lee Krouse and Amanda Vanya. (Photo by Bruce Schultz/LSU AgCenter)

44 graduate from Louisiana Master Cattleman course

The LSU AgCenter recognized 44 graduates from the Louisiana Master Cattleman program during a recent field day.

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LSU AgCenter Agent Stan Dutile demonstrates a technique for castration on a calf during the Acadiana beef cattle producers field day held at the LSU AgCenter Iberia Research Station. (Photo by Bruce Schultz/LSU AgCenter)

Coronavirus affecting cattle, other markets

The coronavirus has affected all commodities, and cattle prices are not immune from the effects, an LSU AgCenter economist said at the Acadiana beef cattle producers field day held recently at the

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