Farm Your Backyard Workshop

The Palm Beach County Cooperative Extension will offer a one-day program to focus on tips and techniques on vegetable garden site preparation, seedling establishment, planting, maintenance and harvesting.

Arthur Kirstein, coordinator of agricultural economic development, will be the instructor. The program is free of charge.

“Farm Your Backyard” will be held on Saturday, Sept. 23 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Hutcheson Agricultural Complex, Exhibit Hall A, at 559 N. Military Trail in West Palm Beach.

The program is limited to 100 participants. To register, call Dina Ligotino at (561) 233-1792 or e-mail her at