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FOX 8 New Orleans
Agriculture department advertising bill wins final passageand advertising for their trucks and other equipment to generate money for thei
Agriculture department advertising bill wins final passage
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 4 hours ago
and advertising for their trucks and other equipment to generate money for their offices. Agriculture Commissioner Mike Strain pushed for the same authority, saying sponsors could help his department buy new equipment. Metairie Sen. Conrad... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana Spotlight: Fees or taxes? Lawmakers weigh options to fill gaps in next year’s budget$4 million a year in new federal financing for the state health department. Mo
Louisiana Spotlight: Fees or taxes? Lawmakers weigh options to fill gaps in next year’s budget
The Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
$4 million a year in new federal financing for the state health department. More On This Topic Agriculture Commissioner Mike Strain is pushing a bill that would give his department a 7 percent cut of the revenue from sales of medical marijuana,... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana Spotlight: Fees or taxes? Lawmakers weigh options to fill gaps in next year’s budgetthat could generate $4 million a year in new federal financing for the state he
Louisiana Spotlight: Fees or taxes? Lawmakers weigh options to fill gaps in next year’s budget
The Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
that could generate $4 million a year in new federal financing for the state health department. Agriculture Commissioner Mike Strain is pushing a bill that would give his department a 7 percent cut of the revenue from sales of medical marijuana,... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana Spotlight: Analysis: Can’t do taxes? Lawmakers weigh fees to fill gapsthat could generate $4 million a year in new federal financing for the state he
Louisiana Spotlight: Analysis: Can’t do taxes? Lawmakers weigh fees to fill gaps
The Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
that could generate $4 million a year in new federal financing for the state health department. Agriculture Commissioner Mike Strain is pushing a bill that would give his department a 7 percent cut of the revenue from sales of medical marijuana,... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
La. Ag commissioner seeking 7 percent of medical marijuana saleslaw, the state will have one grower. LSU and Southern University get first righ
La. Ag commissioner seeking 7 percent of medical marijuana sales
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 18 days ago
law, the state will have one grower. LSU and Southern University get first right of refusal. Agriculture Commissioner Mike Strain is pushing the fee bill, saying he doesn't have the money to do the required inspections, lab testing and... Read more
19d
The Advocate
Louisiana Ag commissioner wants LSU, Southern to pay big bucks medical marijuana productionfor the emerging market, the costs have begun to mount for those interested in
Louisiana Ag commissioner wants LSU, Southern to pay big bucks medical marijuana production
The Advocate / Posted 19 days ago
for the emerging market, the costs have begun to mount for those interested in breaking into the business. On Thursday, Mike Strain, the commissioner of Agriculture and Forestry, pitched a hefty fee structure that he said should be assessed to... Read more
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The Advocate
Louisiana Ag commissioner wants LSU, Southern to pay big bucks medical marijuana productionfor the emerging market, the costs have begun to mount for those interested in
Louisiana Ag commissioner wants LSU, Southern to pay big bucks medical marijuana production
The Advocate / Posted 19 days ago
for the emerging market, the costs have begun to mount for those interested in breaking into the business. On Thursday, Mike Strain, the commissioner of Agriculture and Forestry, pitched a hefty fee structure that he said should be assessed to... Read more
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19d
The Advocate
Louisiana Ag commissioner wants LSU, Southern to pay big bucks medical marijuana productionfor the emerging market, the costs have begun to mount for those interested in
Louisiana Ag commissioner wants LSU, Southern to pay big bucks medical marijuana production
The Advocate / Posted 19 days ago
for the emerging market, the costs have begun to mount for those interested in breaking into the business. On Thursday, Mike Strain, the commissioner of Agriculture and Forestry, pitched a hefty fee structure that he said should be assessed to... Read more
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The Advocate
State Ag commissioner wants LSU, SU to pay up for medical marijuana productionfor the emerging market, the costs have begun to mount for those interested in
State Ag commissioner wants LSU, SU to pay up for medical marijuana production
The Advocate / Posted 19 days ago
for the emerging market, the costs have begun to mount for those interested in breaking into the business. On Thursday, Mike Strain, the commissioner of Agriculture and Forestry, pitched a hefty fee structure that he said should be assessed to... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Ag commissioner seeking 7 percent of medical marijuana saleslaw, the state will have one grower. LSU and Southern University get first righ
Ag commissioner seeking 7 percent of medical marijuana sales
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 19 days ago
law, the state will have one grower. LSU and Southern University get first right of refusal. Agriculture Commissioner Mike Strain is pushing the fee bill, saying he doesn't have the money to do the required inspections, lab testing and... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Raw milk sales bill narrowly gains traction in La. Senatedairy farm, says Louisiana is one of only eight states that ban sales of unpast
Raw milk sales bill narrowly gains traction in La. Senate
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 19 days ago
dairy farm, says Louisiana is one of only eight states that ban sales of unpasteurized milk. Agriculture Commissioner Mike Strain and Louisiana's chief health officer Jimmy Guidry raised safety concerns about raw milk, because it doesn't go... Read more
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Island Packet
Raw milk sales bill narrowly gains traction in La. Senatenear Melville, said Louisiana is one of only eight states that ban sales of unp
Raw milk sales bill narrowly gains traction in La. Senate
Island Packet / Posted 20 days ago
near Melville, said Louisiana is one of only eight states that ban sales of unpasteurized milk. Agriculture Commissioner Mike Strain and Louisiana's chief health officer Jimmy Guidry raised safety concerns about raw milk, because it doesn't go... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Raw milk sales bill narrowly gains traction in La. Senatedairy farm, says Louisiana is one of only eight states that ban sales of unpast
Raw milk sales bill narrowly gains traction in La. Senate
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 20 days ago
dairy farm, says Louisiana is one of only eight states that ban sales of unpasteurized milk. Agriculture Commissioner Mike Strain and Louisiana's chief health officer Jimmy Guidry raised safety concerns about raw milk, because it doesn't go... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Some La. agencies fare better under updated budget proposalcut during that time period. "We've taken as many budget cuts as anybody else
Some La. agencies fare better under updated budget proposal
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 21 days ago
cut during that time period. "We've taken as many budget cuts as anybody else and more than most," said Commissioner Mike Strain. With the $2 million cut, the department’s forestry office will be spared, meaning efforts to fight wildfires... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Some La. agencies fare better under updated budget proposalcut during that time period. "We've taken as many budget cuts as anybody else
Some La. agencies fare better under updated budget proposal
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 21 days ago
cut during that time period. "We've taken as many budget cuts as anybody else and more than most," said Commissioner Mike Strain. With the $2 million cut, the department’s forestry office will be spared, meaning efforts to fight wildfires... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Some La. agencies fare better under updated budget proposalcut during that time period. "We've taken as many budget cuts as anybody else
Some La. agencies fare better under updated budget proposal
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 21 days ago
cut during that time period. "We've taken as many budget cuts as anybody else and more than most," said Commissioner Mike Strain. With the $2 million cut, the department’s forestry office will be spared, meaning efforts to fight wildfires... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Some state agencies fare better under updated budget proposalcut during that time period. “We've taken as many budget cuts as anybody else
Some state agencies fare better under updated budget proposal
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 22 days ago
cut during that time period. “We've taken as many budget cuts as anybody else and more than most,” said Commissioner Mike Strain. With the $2 million cut, the department’s forestry office will be spared, meaning efforts to fight wildfires... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Some state agencies fare better under updated budget proposalcut during that time period. “We've taken as many budget cuts as anybody else
Some state agencies fare better under updated budget proposal
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 22 days ago
cut during that time period. “We've taken as many budget cuts as anybody else and more than most,” said Commissioner Mike Strain. With the $2 million cut, the department’s forestry office will be spared, meaning efforts to fight wildfires... Read more
5 related stories
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Some state agencies fare better under updated budget proposalcut during that time period. “We've taken as many budget cuts as anybody else
Some state agencies fare better under updated budget proposal
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 22 days ago
cut during that time period. “We've taken as many budget cuts as anybody else and more than most,” said Commissioner Mike Strain. With the $2 million cut, the department’s forestry office will be spared, meaning efforts to fight wildfires... Read more
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The Advocate
May the new year be full and bubblyGala at L'Auberge Casino & Hotel are, from left, interim Chancellor Adell Brown
May the new year be full and bubbly
The Advocate / Posted 28 days ago
Gala at L'Auberge Casino & Hotel are, from left, interim Chancellor Adell Brown Jr., Secretary of Agriculture Dr. Mike Strain, event Co-chairwoman Gina Eubanks and LSU AgCenter Chancellor Bill Richardson.Advocate staff photo by PAM... Read more

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