Local News From Red River Radio

6:06, 7:06, 8:06

Kate Archer Kent brings you up to date each weekday morning with local news and feature stories from across our listening area. Tune in for her reports at 6:06 a.m.,  7:06 a.m., and 8:06 a.m. during Morning Edition. Her stories can also be heard on line in our Red River Radio Archive.

Courtesy: LaAgCenter Red River Station

SOGGY SUMMER - It’s that time of year for Pecans as you can see  people everywhere searching grounds around trees throughout the region.  For Louisiana’s commercial pecan growers..the harvest news isn’t good as this year’s  harvest is expected to fall some 3 to 4  million pounds short.  Professor Charlie Graham for The Louisiana State University AgCenter’s Red River Research Station explains.