2020 Assumption 4-H Garden Contest

It’s time to sign up for the annual 4-H Youth Vegetable Garden Contest! Youth gardens must be located in Assumption Parish and should contain at least 4 different types of vegetables. Gardens can be entered in the youth small or youth large category. Youth small gardens include container gardens, raised beds and one row gardens. Youth large gardens include gardens of two or more rows. Judging is based on the following criteria: site selection, record keeping, apparent productivity, and weed, disease and insect pressure.

To enter:

  1. Film a video (no more than three minutes) showing and describing your garden. You must state your name, grade, and school. Be sure to show at least four different types of vegetables and include any other important information about your garden.
  2. Scan any garden records into one file to be submitted. A word document is also acceptable.
  3. Email your video and records to MJSimoneaux@agcenter.lsu.edu during the week of April 20 - 24, 2020.
  4. Title the subject line of the email, “Assumption Garden Contest First and Last Name”.

For more information email Horticulture Agent, Mariah Simoneaux, at MJSimoneaux@agcenter.LSU.edu.

4/8/2020 12:57:30 AM
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