The Northeast Louisiana Master Gardener Association is accepting registrations for the third annual Master Gardener Gardening Seminar, Food and Flowers from the Home Garden, to be held during the 2013 Ag Expo event. The seminar will be held on Jan. 19 at the West Monroe Convention Center, 901 Ridge Ave., West Monroe. Door registration will open at 7:30 am, with the program beginning at 8:15 a.m. and ending at noon. The fee for the seminar is $20. Those interested may register by coming by the LSU AgCenter office at 704 Cypress St. West Monroe, or by calling the office at 323-2251.
“Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day; teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime.”
We’ve all heard this saying over and over throughout our lives. There’s something about knowing how to do something on your own that makes you appreciate it a little more than if it had just been given to you.
I recently watched a video comparing school lunches in America to those in Japan. I was astonished.
Knowing just how much the obesity epidemic has plagued our country I wasn’t surprised by what I heard in the video.
Have you ever anticipated something that was to happen in the future — something that meant so much to you, and it did happen? Well, that is what is happening to me. It has to do with my book signings and the trip back home. I’m really excited about it.
I don’t know just how I reached this point, but I am actually going to offer my little book for sale.