Sussex County Master Gardeners offer Livable Lawn workshop

July 18, 2012 under CANR News, Cooperative Extension

The Sussex County Master Gardeners are pleased to invite the public to a workshop entitled ‘Livable Lawns’ on Monday, July 30, at Noon. The goal of the Delaware Livable Lawns initiative is simple – reduce fertilizer and pesticide runoff from lawns. This workshop will provide the necessary information needed to maintain a healthy, beautiful lawn while partnering in the protection of the environment. Delaware Cooperative Extensions Associate, Valann Budischak is the presenter.

The workshop will be held at the Elbert N. and Ann V. Carvel Research and Education Center, 16483 County Seat Highway, Georgetown, Delaware. The workshop is free. Please pre-register by contacting Tammy Schirmer at 302-856-2585, ext 544, Or visit the Carvel Research and Education Center website.

Master Gardeners are working volunteers and are supported by Delaware Cooperative Extension through the University of Delaware and Delaware State University Extension offices. It is Delaware Cooperative Extension’s policy that that no person shall be subjected to discrimination on the grounds of race, creed, color, sex, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, veteran or handicap status. If you have special needs that need to be accommodated, please contact the office two weeks prior to the event.

Photo by Bobbie Ranney