The Biological Engineering Student Organization’s annual sweet potato and rice sale will be held from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday and Tuesday and from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Wednesday at the corner of South Stadium Drive and Highland Road.
The sweet potatoes and popcorn rice were all grown at Garber Farms in Iota, La. This is the 30th year the students have held the sale.
The profits of the annual sale will help send biological engineering students to the annual Institute of Biological Engineering conference in March 2012. The conference will be held in Indianapolis, Ind.
Prices for the sweet potatoes are:
• 5 pounds = $5
• 12 pounds = $10
• 25 pounds = $19
• 40 pounds = $28
Prices for the popcorn rice are:
• 2 pounds = $5
• 5 pounds = $9
• 20 pounds = $25