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Forreston FFA annual plant sale begins May 3

The newly elected 2019-2020 Forreston FFA Officers hold some of the hanging flowers grown in the FFA greenhouse that will be available to purchase at the annual plant sale in May.. Pictured (from left) are Megan Hagemann, co-president; Abbey Brooks, secretary; Laci Meyer, reporter; Roni Weier, treasurer; and Anthony Josephitis, co-president. Photo supplied
The newly elected 2019-2020 Forreston FFA Officers hold some of the hanging flowers grown in the FFA greenhouse that will be available to purchase at the annual plant sale in May.. Pictured (from left) are Megan Hagemann, co-president; Abbey Brooks, secretary; Laci Meyer, reporter; Roni Weier, treasurer; and Anthony Josephitis, co-president. Photo supplied

FORRESTON – Forreston High School FFA and plant classes will hold their annual plant sale beginning May 3.

The sale will be at the school greenhouse, on the southwest corner of the Forreston Junior and Senior High School property by the bus garage, 601 E. Main St.

Vegetables, herbs, flowers, perennials and other plants will be available for purchase. Students have created planters, hanging baskets, and other plant combinations. 

The sale will be open from 3 to 6 p.m. Friday for Forrestville Valley staff and Forreston FFA Alumni members only. It will then be open to the public from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday.

Open dates and times also include:

• 3 to 5 p.m. May 6, 8, 13, 15, 20, and 22,

• and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 11, 18, 25, and 27.

Future times will depend on sales. Look for the open sign front of the school by state Route 72. 

Email Kelley Koester, Forreston FFA adviser, at kkoester@fvdistrict221.org or call the school’s agricultural department at 815-938-2175 for more information.

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