Seminar for Farmers, Ag Businesses Scheduled in Baton Rouge on January 30

Baton Rouge: A seminar to assist farmers and agricultural service businesses understand labor law and farmworkers’ rights will take place on Wednesday, January 30. The seminar, called Farmworker Employment Rights: Helping Farmers Comply with State and Federal Laws, will be held at the American Red Cross, 4655 Sherwood Common, Baton Rouge. Registration starts at 8:30…

Building safe, fun, accessible, kid-designed playgrounds

  BATON ROUGE – With the heartfelt and hopeful conviction that people can accomplish extraordinary things when they do ordinary things together, LSU professor Marybeth Lima began the LSU Community Playground Project as a way to involve her students in the larger Baton Rouge community. Fifteen years and more than 700 students later, “Building Playgrounds,…