• LSU AgCenter, Alexandria:  Corn, Cotton & Soybean Exhibit
  • SMOKEY BEAR  will be at the festival reading at the Ag Tent then will walk around the grounds visiting with guests.​​  Sat, Oct 28, 10:30am  |  Sun, Oct 29, 12:30pm
  • Louisiana Dutch Oven Society (LDOS) will demonstrate the art of dutch
    oven cooking. Members will discuss cleaning and seasoning of cast iron
    ​cookware, how to control temperatures and dutch oven recipes. They will
    ​also prepare Louisiana Style Bread Pudding onsite!

  • LSU AgCenterAgent Keith Hawkins will host FORESTRY SQUARES, a fun family game to challenge everyone's knowledge about forestry. Put together a three-person team and see how well you do. This game is based on the old TV game show Hollywood Squares.
  • Louisiana 4-H Food & Fitness Board & United Health Care 
    Come and have fun learning about food and nutrition. Get in some physical fitness by making smoothies on the blender bike and also make a My Plate bracelet.

  • St. Landry Parish 4-H Junior Leaders - LSU AgCenter
    Come and have fun decorating a pumpkin while also learning some interesting facts about pumpkins.

  • LSU AgCenter Assistant Extension Agent in Horticulture Chanelle Angeny will demonstrate how to get seeds to germinate through the activity Garden in a Glove. Seeds will be those of agriculture commodities grown in Louisiana. Children will be able to take the Garden in a Glove home with them.
  • Cajun Prairie Habitat Preservation Society will participate with a table exhibit.  The Cajun Prairie Habitat Preservation Society is a non-profit organization dedicated to the study, preservation, restoration and education of the Cajun Prairie, an ecosystem that is one of the most threatened in Louisiana.

NEW COMPONENT!  We are thrilled to announce that LOUISIANA AGRICULTURE will be a major focus for the 2017 festival!  We will soon be announcing more participants, exhibits, demonstrations & activities!  STAY TUNED!

SMOKEY BEAR at festival:  Sat, Oct 28, 10:30am  |  Sun, Oct 29, 12:30pm

AG VILLAGE PARTNERS:   LSU AgCenter, Louisiana Dutch Oven Society, Cajun Prairie Habitat Society, Louisiana 4-H Food & Fitness Board, United Healthcare,  St. Landry Parish 4-H Junior Leaders, National Resources Conservation Service (NRCS/USDA), Farm Service Agency (USDA), The Bee Whisperer, Sunshine Equipment, Case IH

Ag Village

Progressive Tractor (Eunice) will have three tractors onsite!