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TitleStrain: Know When to Hire a Licensed Horticulture Professional
Release Date4/17/2014
 
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TitleAccepting Applications for Specialty Crop Block Grant
Release Date3/25/2014
 
The Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry (LDAF) is now accepting applications for the 2014 Specialty Crop Block Grant Program (SCBGP), Commissioner Mike Strain, D.V.M., announced today.
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TitleLDAF Volunteer Fire Assistance Program Underway
Release Date3/18/2014
 
The Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry (LDAF) is now accepting applications for the 2014 Volunteer Fire Assistance Program (VFA).
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TitleFormer Volunteer Firefighter Arrested in Connection with Arsons
Release Date3/18/2014
 
A former volunteer firefighter with the Washington Parish Fire District #2, Johnny Erin Tarver, is accused of setting 20 fires in Washington Parish over the course of two months.
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TitleAnnual LDAF Shade Tree Sale Dates Set
Release Date2/19/2014
 
The Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry (LDAF) will hold its annual shade tree sale on various dates throughout the state, Commissioner Mike Strain, D.V.M., said.
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TitleMississippi Man Accused in Timber Theft
Release Date2/19/2014
 
A man from Picayune, Mississippi is accused of not paying three different landowners for timber investigators say he cut near Mount Hermon, La.
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TitleFormer Volunteer Firefighter Arrested for Arson
Release Date2/5/2014
 
A former volunteer firefighter is charged with four counts of simple arson in connection with fires that investigators say were intentionally set in a wooded area just south of Derrider, La. in 2012 and 2013.
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TitleStrain Lauds Congress for Final Passage of Farm Bill
Release Date2/4/2014
 
For more than a year, we have struggled to gain stability for the nation’s farmers while a long-term Farm bill was in limbo. I am happy to hear our congressional leaders have finally resolved their differences and voted in favor of a five-year Farm Bill. It was certainly overdue.
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TitleLDAF Forestry Grant Program Underway
Release Date1/27/2014
 
The Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry (LDAF) is accepting applications for the 2013 Urban & Community Forestry Grant (U&CF) program beginning in January 2014.
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TitleUSDA Designates Drought Disaster Areas
Release Date1/15/2014
 
Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry Commissioner Mike Strain, D.V.M.,  received notice from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) that three Louisiana parishes contiguous to Arkansas are now designated natural disaster areas as a result of a recent drought.
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