Media Release

Free Raised Bed Vegetable Gardening Class

Wednesday, January 27, 2010 10:00 AM

ALACHUA COUNTY, FL - The Alachua County Extension Office is pleased to offer the following free Gardening Program. This class will be presented by Wendy Wilber, Environmental Horticulture Agent, at the Alachua County Extension Office (2800 NE 39th Ave., in Gainesville).

  • Raised Bed Vegetable Gardening - February 3rd, 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.  Learn about an innovative way to grow vegetables. You will learn how to grow your own produce within limited space. A demonstration garden is located on site. The class will cover vegetable gardening basics and teach how to use raised beds for increased efficiency. 

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

For information on upcoming gardening programs, click here.

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

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).