Lawn care seminar
Vernon - posted Sep, 10 2013
VERNON - UConn College of Agriculture and Natural Resources and UConn Home and Garden Education Center is holding a free lawn care seminar on Thursday, Sept. 19 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. at the Tolland Agricultural Center, 24 Hyde Ave., Vernon. A lawn care seminar will be offered by the University of Connecticut Plant Science & Landscape Architecture Department. Topics covered will include how to select the best type of grass for different lawn conditions, renovation or repair options, weed and grub control, mole, shade and moss issues, and fertilizer selection, application timing and the New P legislation. The focus is on sound turf management practices. Common lawn problems will also be discussed. Renovation and lawn repair methods and seeding tips will be covered. Homeowners are welcome to bring their lawn care questions. Pre-registration is recommended due to limited seating. To preregister, contact the UConn Home and Garden Education Center at 1-877-486-6271 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Fact sheets/ hand-outs provided. The presentations are Powerpoint format followed by questions and answers. For more information, contact Pamm Cooper at: email@example.com or call the UConn Home and Garden Education Center at 1-877-486-6271.