Virus-free foundation seed potatoes are available for sale from the Sweet Potato Research Station for the 2018 production season.
Beauregard B-63, Beauregard B-14 and Evangeline varieties are available in 40-pound boxes that cost $18.50 for a 40-pound box.
Other varieties are limited in seed quantity and are priced at $25 per 40-pound box. These include Porto Rico, O’Henry, Bunch Porto Rico, Jewel, Heart O’ Gold, Texas Porto Rico, Orleans, Bayou Belle, Bellevue, Burgundy, Bonita and Murasaki.
Call your local LSU Agricultural Center office to place an order by Wednesday, Jan. 24. A check or money order payable to LSU AgCenter needs to be made when the order is placed.
Call (985) 748-5462 in Tangipahoa, (225) 683-3101 in East Feliciana, and (225) 635-3614 in West Feliciana.
Seed potatoes will be delivered to the offices in late February to early March. No late orders will be accepted.