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Tangipahoa Parish Master Gardeners Association

Spring Garden Day 2018

Tangipahoa Parish Master Gardeners Association and LSU AGCENTER co-hosts SPRING GARDEN DAY, Thursday, April 5, 2018 from 1:00 pm to 7:00 pm
 at the Florida Parishes Arena in Amite, Louisiana


Spring Garden Day

Tangipahoa Parish Master Gardeners Association and LSU AgCenter  invite the public to SPRING GARDEN DAY on Thursday, April 5, 2018, from 1:00 to 7:00 pm at the Florida Parishes Arena, 1301 NW Central Ave, Amite City, LA 70422. 

Tangipahoa Parish Master Gardeners Association in partnership with LSU AgCenter invites you to SPRING GARDEN DAY in the Florida Parishes Arena, 1301 NW Central Avenue, Amite, Louisiana from Thursday April 5, 2018 1:00 to 7:00 pm, $5 per car. Rain or Shine (Arena is indoor.) PUBLIC IS INVITED


Expert Speakers

*      2:00 p.m. Vegetable Gardening, Professor Kiki Fontenot, LSU AgCenter Extension Specialist.

*      3:30 p.m. New Plants for the Northshore, Craig Houin, Sales Consultant, Bracy’s Nursery.

*      5:00 p. m. Urban Trees, Whitney Wallace, Extension Forester, LSU AgCenter.

Plant Swap bring one, trade one

Plant Sales native plants, bedding plants, commercial plant vendors

Gardening Advice soil sample boxes available to mail to LSU Lab for Soil Testing

Educational Exhibits composting, worm raising and more

Children’s Activities fun to entertain the kiddies

Vendors  concessions available from Florida Parishes Arena

Food Drive Bring canned goods for the Tangi Food Pantry

 $5 per vehicle: Bring the family for an afternoon of fun, information and garden shopping


Membership and participation in activities and events are open to all citizens without regard to race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, veteran status, disability. If you have a disability requiring special accommodation for participation in the event, please contact the Tangipahoa Extension office at 985-748-9381 by March 30. The Louisiana Cooperative Extension Service provides equal opportunities in programs and employment.

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