Mounts Botanical Garden in suburban West Palm Beach will host a seminar, Farm Your Backyard: Vegetable Growing, on Saturday, Sept. 17, from 9 a.m.-noon. The seminar, in Exhibit Hall A, will feature Arthur Kirstein, the University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences’ extension coordinator of agricultural economic development.

The seminar will focus on techniques to help you manage small vegetable projects. Topics include site preparation, seedling establishment, planting, maintenance, and harvesting; followed by a tour of the Mounts’ vegetable garden.

$20, members; $30, nonmembers. 531 N. Military Trail, West Palm Beach. To register, call 561-233-1730 or visit