Lafourche 4-H Garden Contest

Donna G. Ayo, Smith, Vickie L.

The Lafourche 4-H program will conduct a 4-H Garden Contest.If you would like to participate, please fill out the scorecard and draw a map to your home on the back of the scorecard.Your completed scorecard is due to the 4-H office by May 4, 2020.You will be required to fill out a 4-H planting record and 4-H garden story forms.These forms need to be completed and turned in to the 4-H agent at the time your garden is judged.Also, include pictures of your garden activity (planting, weeding, picking vegetables, etc.) You can go to the for publications to assist you with your garden project such as the Louisiana Vegetable Planting Guide.

Criteria to Participate:

  1. Select a site for your garden.Garden can be rows or square foot garden.
  2. Plan what crops you will grow.(This contest is not for ornamental gardens.)
  3. Prepare your soil.
  4. Plant
  5. Keep records and take pictures.
  6. Call the 4-H office if you need information or assistance.
  7. Return the scorecard by May 4, 2020.
  8. Good luck!

If you have any questions, please call Mrs. Donna or Miss Teddi at the 4-H office at 446-1316.Gardens are scheduled to be judged at the beginning of June.We will call you to let you know when we will be coming to judge your garden.

2019 Garden Photo contest.
3/18/2020 8:44:45 PM
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