Fall Vegetable Gardening - August 9, 2014
Saturday, August 9, 2014 from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM (EDT)
The summer heat is tapering off which is the signal to start preparing your fall vegetable garden. Come learn all the vegetable garden basics from where to locate the garden, how to prepare the garden bed soil, what vegetables to plant in the fall garden, and how to deal with the carrot snatching wildlife. Presented by Kathy Oliver, Horticulture Program Assistant. Workshop is free.
Extension programs are open to all persons without regard to race, creed, color, religion, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, political opinions or affiliations.
The Manatee County Extension Service provides the educational resources of the University of Florida through materials and training to the citizens of Manatee County. Topics relate to gardening, landscaping, water conservation and more. It is cooperatively funded by Manatee County Government, the University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (I.F.A.S.) and the United States Department of Agriculture (U.S.D.A.).
When & Where
UF/IFAS Manatee County Agriculture & Extension Service - Urban Horticulture
The mission of Manatee County Agriculture and Extension Service is to serve the citizens of Manatee County with the best information and educational programming available, thus enabling citizens to solve problems, capitalize on opportunities, and enhance the quality of their lives. This could mean increased agricultural production, energy or water conservation, responding to environmental issues, providing information for families or addressing youth development.