Pick up some fall vegetable garden tips at Daytona library

Photo for Headline Surfer / Joe Sewards, an urban and residential horticulturist with the University of Florida/Volusia County Extension, will offer advice on preparing your home vegetable garden noon Saturday, July 20 at the Daytona library. Reservations are required.
 
By HENRY FREDERICK
Headline Surfer

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- While most Americans are celebrating the harvest, Floridians are getting ready for the fall planting season. 

Joe Sewards will offer advice on preparing for your fall vegetable garden from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, July 20, at the Daytona Beach Regional Library, 105 E. Magnolia Ave.

An urban and residential horticulturist with the University of Florida/Volusia County Extension, Sewards will discuss building better soil, pest control, new varieties, and alternative ways to grown vegetables. Vegetable plants will be sold to help budding gardeners get started. 

An urban and residential horticulturist with the University of Florida/Volusia County Extension, Joe Sewards will discuss building better soil, pest control, new varieties, and alternative ways to grown vegetables. Vegetable plants will be sold to help budding gardeners get started. 
 

Registration is required; call the extension office at 386-822-5778.

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Henry Frederick is publisher of Headline Surfer®, the award-winning 24/7 internet news outlet covering the Daytona Beach-Sanford-Orlando metro area via HeadlineSurfer.com since 2008. A longtime cops & courts reporter focused on breaking news & investigative reporting, Frederick is among the Sunshine State's most prolific daily news reporters, having amassed close to a hundred award-winning byline stories nearly evenly split in print and digital platforms. Frederick earned his Master of Arts in New Media Journalism with academic honors from Full Sail University in Winter Park in February 2019. He was a metro reporter with the Daytona Beach News-Journal for nearly a decade and then served as a city editor for the Taunton Daily Gazette in Taunton, Mass, while maintaining a residence in Central Florida. Prior to moving to Florida, Frederick was a metro reporter for the Rockland Journal-News in West Nyack, NY, for seven years. Headline Surfer was named the Sunshine State's top internet news site by the Florida Press Club in 2018.