“Going Organic: A Workshop for Homeowners and Landscapers”
When: this Thursday, July 21, 2016 – 6 to 7:30 pm
Where: 769 Congress Street, Portland, Maine
Jenna Messier, Director of the NOFA Organic Land Care Program, will give a presentation about best practices for having an organic lawn and yard. The talk is based upon the newest edition of Sarah Little’s, Introduction to Organic Lawns and Yards, which will be given to each participant.
We will discuss how to increase soil health, how to manage pests, organic lawn care, plant selection, and water management. Jenna will end by discussing the NOFA Standards for Organic Land Care and the upcoming course to become an Accredited Organic Land Care Professional. The presentation will be followed by a Q&A session .
$10 MOFGA or NOFA members and AOLCPs
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August 8th, 6:30PM
City Council Pesticide Ordinance Workshop
SP City Hall
(stay tuned for more information)