Seafood Innovation After The BP Spill

April 18, 2015

On this week’s Louisiana Eats!, we’re remembering the devastation of the BP oil spill, which took place five years ago this week. Six weeks after the spill, we produced our very first episode of Louisiana Eats!, and there was no way we could ignore the disaster that was unfolding in the Gulf.

Top 5 Industries in Louisiana: Which Parts of the Economy Are Strongest?


Louisiana is strategically located, making the state a prime environment for natural resource production and agriculture. Oil, natural gas, commercial fishing, chemicals, and agriculture are five industries that are a vital part of the state.

Study Says Oysters Threatened by Climate Change

February 23, 2015

Climate change is a global problem with potentially devastating impacts on Louisiana's local seafood industry, especially oyster production, according to experts.