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Students will benefit from ag education

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This wasn’t the case a generation ago — when many children were responsible for tending to the backyard garden or other agriculture-related chores. It’s a sign of the times, but it’s also a loss of valuable knowledge and tradition.

The Louisiana Farm Bureau realizes the impact of this trend, and it’s working to reverse it by bring agriculture education into classrooms across the state.

Right here in Lincoln Parish, where many people depend on agriculture for their very livelihood, there are children who don’t realize that ice cream starts with a cow.

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