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COVID-19: Pandemic Gardens (2020)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2020-10-02

Duration: 00:04:06

Subjects: COVID-19 pandemic | Gardening | Vegetable gardening


  • Moreau, Andre Host
  • Fortenberry, Rex Q. Editor
  • Pourciau, Kathleen Interviewee
  • Zoghbi, Bonnie Kate Interviewee
  • Davis, Kathleen Mills Interviewee


This segment from the October 2, 2020, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Andre Moreau’s report on the boom in new home vegetable gardens planted during the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic known as pandemic gardens. He visits the home and garden of Kathleen Pourciau in Baton Rouge. He also interviews Bonnie Kate Pourciau Zoghbi, her daughter, and Kathleen Mills Davis, her mother.