Monthly Archives: August 2016

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

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