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Richard Fontenot, of R and N Farms, is pictured here standing against one of the tractors that used in the farming operation with his brother Neal. The Fontenot brothers have approximately 4,000 acres of farmland in the Mamou area where they grow the trinity of crawfish, rice, and soybeans. (Gazette photo by Tony Marks)

A unique trinity

Most people in South Louisiana know of two main trinities. The first of which is the Holy Trinity of the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit; and the second is onions, celery, and bell peppers.


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