Media Release

September Extension Environmental Horticulture Programs

Tuesday, August 17, 2010 3:45 PM

ALACHUA COUNTY, FL - The Alachua County Extension Office is pleased to announce the following Environmental Horticulture Programs for September 2010. These programs are offered by Wendy Wilber, Environmental Horticulture Agent.

Raised Bed Vegetable Gardening

September 15 & 29, from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. (Alachua County Extension Office, 2800 NE 39 Ave., Gainesville).

September 13, from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. (Alachua Branch Public Library, 14913 NW 140 St., Alachua).

Demonstration garden located on site. The class will cover vegetable gardening basics and teach you how to use raised beds for increased efficiency.

Pre-register by leaving voicemail at 352-337-6209.

For more information contact Wendy Wilber, Environmental Horticulture Agent, at 352-955-2402 or by e-mail at

For persons requiring special accommodations, please contact Wendy Wilber at 352-955-2402 (voice) or TDD/TYY 352-955-2406. Please contact the Extension Office at least five working days prior to the program so that proper consideration may be given to the request.



If you have a disability and need an accommodation in order to participate in a County program, service or public meeting, please contact the Alachua County Equal Opportunity Office at 352-374-5275 at least 2 business days prior to the event. TTY users please call 711 (Florida Relay Service).