This year’s biggest tomato at the St. James Parish tomato field day held on June 13 was grown by Elton Chenier and weighed 1.68 lbs. The second-place tomato, grown by Brogan Louque, weighed 1.62 lbs. T-Black Millet and Cole Poche tied for third place with tomatoes weighing 1.55 lbs. From left, are T-Black Millet; Gene Martin, representing East St. James Farm Bureau; Elton Chenier; Brogan Louque; and Cole Poche. (Photo by Johnny Morgan/LSU AgCenter)

Tomato field day brings out enthusiasm, competitive spirit

By: Johnny Morgan,


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