Tomato growing topic of seminar

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BOSSIER CITY, La. (AP) — The LSU AgCenter will hold a free seminar on growing tomatoes in greenhouses on March 1 at the Red River Research Station.

The session, scheduled 1-5 p.m., will be conducted by LSU AgCenter horticulturist Hanna Y. Hanna.

Hanna will address major greenhouse expenses, modern greenhouse technology, understanding your tomato plant and the greenhouse environment, including light, water, heating and cooling. Other topics will include producing a good tomato crop, rooting media for greenhouse crops and other greenhouse crops besides tomatoes.

People planning to attend should call 318-741-7430, Ext. 1107, to confirm attendance.

The Red River Research Station is in Bossier City off U.S. Highway 71 about 3 miles south of the Jimmie Davis Bridge.

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