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.
For more information email Horticulture Agent, Mariah Simoneaux, at MJSimoneaux@agcenter.LSU.edu.
The LSU AgCenter and the LSU College of Agriculture