Posts tagged Farm Bureau Awards
Louisiana's Top Young Farm Woman: 'You Can't Be lazy'

By Greg Hilburn, USA Today Network

NEW ORLEANS — Nothing is off limits for Natachia Stelly at her family's 2,800-acre rice, crawfish and cattle farm in Abbeville.From checking traps to filling sacks to managing the family restaurant, you may find Stelly in a boat, tending a pot of boiling bugs and corn or on a tractor, her husband and partner Adlar said.

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Caddo Parish Hay Farmer Uses His First Generation Experience to Win Louisiana Farm Bureau Discussion Meet

By Craig Gautreaux and Randy LaBauve

NEW ORLEANS — Adam Caughern, a 32-year-old Caddo Parish farmer, won the Young Farmers and Ranchers Discussion Meet contest at the 95th annual Louisiana Farm Bureau Federation State Convention.  Participants in the competition simulate a meeting to discuss important agricultural issues.

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