Event Detail

Title:
Healthy Lawn Care Workshop

Date/Time:

  • 05/01/2013 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
  • 05/01/2013 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Description:
TWO SESSIONS Wednesday, May 1, 2013, 2:30 – 4:00pm or 6:00 – 7:30pm LOCATION Dubuque Arboretum & Botanical Gardens COST $10 ($5, Master Gardener and Arboretum volunteers) INSTRUCTOR Bryan Foster, Consumer Horticulture Educator, Black Hawk County ISU Extension & Outreach The drought of 2012 was very damaging to turf grass and lawns. This hands-on workshop will focus on how you can help your lawn recover and prevent future problems. Identification of pest and weed problems, seed selection, proper fertilizations methods, soil testing, watering and mowing techniques will also be addressed. Dress appropriately for the weather; portions of the workshop will take place outdoors. Sponsored by Dubuque County Master Gardeners and Dubuque Arboretum & Botanical Gardens. PRE-PAID RESERVATIONS REQUIRED Mail your name, phone number and e-mail address with payment and indicate which session you will attend (2:30pm or 6:00pm): Dubuque County ISU Extension & Outreach, 14858 W. Ridge Lane, Dubuque, IA 52003. Questions? Call 563-583-6496 or e-mail Jason Neises at jneises@iastate.edu.

Contact:
Jason Neises
563-583-6496
jneises@iastate.edu

Location:
Dubuque Arboretum & Botanical Gardens

Address:
3800 Arboretum Drive

Dubuque IA 52001

URL:
http://www.extension.iastate.edu/dubuque/news/healthy-lawn-care-workshop-may-1

Registration Fee:
10.00