DENHAM SPRINGS, La. (AP) — Construction is underway on a Tractor Supply Co. store in Denham Springs.
The Advocate reports (http://bit.ly/15MX3mS ) the location is the company's 22nd store in Louisiana.
Tractor Supply, a retail farm and ranch supply store chain, has been operating in the state since 2007.
The Denham Springs store will employ a staff of 17 workers. The store will include sales floor and support service space. A fenced exterior space will be used for storage and displaying items such as fencing, sprayers and livestock equipment.
The contractor is Rogers & Willard of Mobile, Ala. Construction is expected to be completed by the middle of November.
Tractor Supply Co. operates more than 1,220 stores in 46 states.
Information from: The Advocate, http://theadvocate.com