Tuesday, May 31

SU & LSU Ag Center’s set to host St. Helena Agriculture Day & Sustainable Farm Tour

File photo from a previous St. Helena Ag Day

Baton Rouge, LA – The Southern University Ag Center, along with the LSU AgCenter and the Sustainable Agriculture Research & Education Program (S.A.R.E.), will sponsor an Agriculture Day and Sustainable Farm Tour in St. Helena Parish.
The event will be held from 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. on June 13 at the St. Helena Multi-Purpose Facility, 31676 Hwy. 16, in Amite, La. 70422.

The Ag Day will consists of commercial and consumer horticulture farm tours, beef cattle forages, and a program for youth and adults.

Participants are advised to dress and plan appropriately. Hats, sunglasses, long pants, closed toe walking shoes, drinking water, and sunscreen are recommended. The tours will involve standing and moderate walking.

The Agriculture Day and Sustainable Farm Tour are free and open to the public, but registration is required.

To register, request ADA accommodation or additional information, contact Ahmad Robertson at ahmad_robertson@suagcenter.com, 985-748-9381 or 225-222-4136 by June 5.     

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