LSU AgCenter/Bruce Schultz
A farmer harvests sugar cane in the snow near Lecompte on Dec. 8. Despite a wet growing season and an early December snowstorm, Louisiana is expecting to set a record in terms of sugar per acre this year. Because of the large crop, some mills are extending their grinding season as late as Jan. 20.
St. Mary's top agricultural product is having a great year, despite the recent snow.