Morehouse Black Farmers Field Day cancelled due to SU Ag Center COVID-19 exposure


BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) — The 2020 Morehouse Black Farmers Field Day sponsored by the Southern University Ag Center is not happening this year.

According to the SU Ag Center, an employee received word “that they had been exposed to COVID-19.”

The decision was made to look out for the health and safety of the Morehouse Parish community and the SU Ag Center staff.

This would have been the 18th year of the event.

In the past, hundreds of farmers have attended the Morehouse Black Farmers Field Day.

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