“Saturday in the Garden” is a Speaker Series offered by UF/IFAS Extension, Lake County on the first Saturday of each month. The Speaker Series will be held on August 3rd and will feature an hour and a half long class on Florida Vegetable Gardening. The program will begin at 10:00 am. Learn the basics of Florida Vegetable Gardening. Topics will include site selection, time to plant, soil amendments, and pests.The class will be held at the UF/IFAS Extension, Lake County office also known as the Agricultural Center, 1951 Woodlea Road, Tavares. Following the class, please explore the Discovery Gardens, our 3.5 acre gardens located next to the Ag Center. The gardens will be open from 9:00 am until 4:00 pm. You may enjoy the gardens without attending the class. Picnics are encouraged. The fee for the class if $5.00 for adults and free for children under 16. Entrance to Discovery Gardens is free.For more information about this program or for questions on gardening, con the the UF/IFAS Extension, Lake County office at (352) 343-4101. The foundation for the Gator Nation - An Equal Opportunity Institute.
Saturday in the Garden August 2013 5.00