News Release Distributed 02/25/13
The Hammond Spring Garden Day is set for March 9 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the LSU AgCenter Hammond Research Station.
This year’s program will include a plant swap, the annual plant sale, kid’s activities, commercial and educational exhibits, educational presentations, concessions and the plant diagnostic center.
Tours at 10 a.m. and noon will showcase some of the research at the station.
The event is sponsored by the LSU AgCenter and the Tangipahoa Parish Master Gardeners Association.
Admission is $5 per vehicle. More information is available from Sandra Benjamin at 985-748-9381 or 985-748-5462.
The research station is located at 21549 Old Covington Highway (Highway 1067 off of La. Highway 190).