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Hurricane Harvey’s Impact on Agriculture (2017)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2017-09-01

Duration: 00:04:49

Subjects: Agriculture | Hurricanes | Hurricane Harvey, 2017 | Cotton trade | STRAIN, MIKE | Cattle trade


  • Moreau, Andre Host
  • Spires, Kelly Reporter
  • Woods, Virnado Editor
  • Fromme, Dan Interviewee
  • Cox, James "Bozo" Interviewee
  • Strain, Mike Interviewee


This segment from the September 1, 2017, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Kelly Spires’ report on Hurricane Harvey’s impact on agriculture in Louisiana, including the concerns about cotton and cattle. She interviews: Dan Fromme, a cotton specialist with the LSU AgCenter; James “Bozo” Cox, a cattle rancher in Cameron Parish; and Commissioner Mike Strain of the Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry. Host: Andre Moreau