Evangeline

The Louisiana Farm Bureau Federation is the state’s largest general farm organization with a membership of nearly 150,000. We're committed to the development and prosperity of Louisiana's farmers, ranchers and agriculture. We are a private, non-profit, non-governmental agency established in 1922 to bring a voice to agricultural issues.

The Louisiana Farm Bureau is made up of volunteer leaders at the local, parish and statewide levels. Each parish has a parish Farm Bureau, with its own president and board members. 


Evangeline Parish
CONTACT INFORMATION

PH: (337) 363-2111
F: (337) 363-2114

Hours: M-F 8am-4:30pm

Mailing Address:
P.O. Drawer 70
Ville Platte, LA 70586

Street Address:
2113 West Main Street
Ville Platte, LA 70586
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Insurance Website:
www.evangelinefarmbureau.com


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Evangeline Parish Farm Bureau

The Louisiana Farm Bureau Federation is the state’s largest general farm organization with a membership of nearly 150,000. We're committed to the development and prosperity of Louisiana's farmers, ranchers and agriculture. We are a private, non-profit, non-governmental agency established in 1922 to bring a voice to agricultural issues.

The Louisiana Farm Bureau is made up of volunteer leaders at the local, parish and statewide levels. Each parish has a parish Farm Bureau, with its own president and board members. 
 

Parish Board of Directors

Parish President: Scott Fontenot
Vice President: Richard Fontenot
Secretary/Treasurer: Ike Morein
Ag in the Classroom Chair: Kaitlyn Lejeune
Women's Leadership Committee Chair: Rhonda M. Fontenot
Young Farmers & Ranchers Chair: David Scott Fontenot

2014 Evangeline Parish Agricultural Production

The entire Evangeline Parish area was once a "vacherie", grazing land for cattle, for early French and Spanish settlers, and huge roundups were held yearly on this great open range. Now, forestry, nursery crops, aquaculture, cattle and cotton dominate agricultural production in Evangeline Parish. 

Total Agricultural Production: $155,219,323
>>Total Plant Enterprises Production: $99,315,439
>>Total Fisheries & Wildlife Enterprises Production: $16,067,443
>>Total Animal Enterprises Production: $39,836,441
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