Monthly Archives: August 2016

Avalon Web Designs | Merlin Web Wizard

New Re-Designed Website


Greetings! Welcome to the new re-designed SPGCA website. I hope you all enjoy the new layout of the website. If you have any technical questions, please feel free to contact me directly using the following form. We are already aware that some mobile devices are having difficulty with the dropdown navigation menu. I am working

Teddy Donated Speaking Fee to Fund Special 4-H Contest at LSU


BATON ROUGE, La. – Two Louisiana 4-H’ers were recognized for their winning submissions in a grazing management essay contest sponsored by the Louisiana Forage and Grassland Council. The awards were presented during a luncheon on Jan. 11 at the American Forage and Grassland Council annual conference. Westin Cobb, of Livingston Parish, was named first-place winner, and Kailey Bailey,

SPGCA | JJanks-Farm-Piedmont

Grass-fed, Alabama-born breed raised by Piedmont rancher attracts attention: John Lyons


Grass-fed, Alabama-born breed raised by Piedmont rancher attracts attention: John Lyons John Lyons has never been to Hawaii, but his cows have.Lyons sold seven of his specially-bred, grass-fed South Poll bulls to the 4,000-acre Hana Ranch in Hawaii last year.In all, the Hawaiian ranch bought 27 South Polls from Lyon’s Piedmont ranch and others, trucked

South Poll Grass Cattle Association | Farm-Wins-Award-Photo

Farm Wins Award


Knox County Mayor Tim Burchett stood in a pasture Monday afternoon, next to a barn on Green Acres Farm in Mascot, to recognize the soil conservation work of Mike and Susan Clark.. The Clarks recently received the Tennessee Association of Conservation Districts Category I Conservation Farmer of the Year award for their work in managing