Former Louisiana Senator John Breaux will be stumping for U.S. Senator Mary Landrieu in the state today.

Breaux will be meeting with farmers in Southwest Louisiana today at a rice farm in Iowa.

At the Iowa event, Breaux will talk about how Landrieu has a proven track record for the rice and agriculture industry in Louisiana.

Breaux sights Landrieu's work of getting Iraq to promise the United States that they would purchase $75 million of American rice.

In the afternoon, the former senator joins current Senator Landrieu at the her Louisiana First Tour in Baton Rouge.