Events

2022 Fall Fest and Plant Sale!

October 8th, 2022: 8am to 2pm

21549 Old Covington Highway

Hammond, LA 70403


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Hammond Research Station Plant Sale


Fall Bedding Color

Fall Vegetable Starts

Hard-to-find species from around our station

Louisiana Super Plants

Houseplants

Herbs

Master Gardener Activities


Fund Kid's Activities

Tangipahoa Master Gardener Plant Swap - Give a Plant, Take a Plant

Tangipahoa Master Gardener Plant Sale - Natives and Sasanquas

Bake Sale


Tours and Talks


9:30am – 10:00am: Dr. Aaron Ashbrook - “Dealing with Garden Pests: Roaches and Fire Ants” (Conference Room)

10:00am – 10:30am: Dr. Damon Abdi - “Garden Design Basics” (Conference Room)

10:45am – 11:05am: Dr. Mary Helen Ferguson - “Blueberries: Soil Preparation & Planting” (Berry Demo Rows)

11:30am – 12:00 pm: Jason Stagg - A Tour of our Trial Gardens (Sun Garden)

12:15 pm – 12:45pm: Dr. Jeb Fields - “Digging Deeper: The science of Potting Soils” (Conference Room)

Hammond High IBoosters will be selling food and drinks!



Upcoming Hammond Research Station 2022 Events:


Recent Hammond Research Station Events:

  • Spring Plant Sale - April 23rd, 2022
  • Margie Jenkins Spring Lecture Series & Open House - POSTPONED to TBD
  • February 17th, 2022 - Landscape Pest Management Workshop: Recertification Opportunity
  • February 20, 2021 - 2021 LSU AgCenter Citrus Symposium (VIRTUAL)

  • March 25, 2021 - Landscape Pest Management Workshop (HYBRID)

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