Coffman named 2022 Outstanding Master Farmer

Published 8:05 am Monday, January 16, 2023

Wesley Coffman, a Vernon Parish cattle producer, was named the 2022 Outstanding Master Farmer at a Jan. 12 ceremony. Pictured, from left, are Michael Salassi, director of the Louisiana Agricultural Experiment Station; Matt Lee, interim LSU vice president for agriculture; Jess Cook, of Louisiana Land Bank; Coffman; Mike Strain, commissioner of the Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry; and Chad Kacir, of the Natural Resources Conservation Service.