Monday, December 7, 2020

Strawberries in St. Tammany Parish

 At one time St. Tammany Parish was becoming known as a major strawberry supplier. Beginning around 1910, efforts to provide interested farmers with everything they needed to know and needed to grow strawberries was constantly being offered by farm associations and cooperatives. 

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 Then along came....

And Ponchatoula became known as the Strawberry Capital of the World.