Thursday, May 29, 2008

From Ohio Ecological Food and Farm Assn.

OEFFA Organic Lawn Care workshopColumbus, Ohio Saturday, June 14, 2008 9:00am-Noon Organic lawn care is a great option for those who want a vibrant lawn that they can be proud of, without using chemical applications that can be detrimental to the health of pets, people, and local wildlife. This do-it-yourself style organic lawn care class will present information on how to safely manage soil health, fertilization, disease, weeds, and pests that can cause problems in the yard. Different types of grass, good lawn care practices, and the use of native plantings as grass alternatives will also be discussed. There will be plenty of time for individual questions. This workshop will be taught by Nate Elfner of Elfner Landscape and Organic Lawn Care.$25 OEFFA members/$35 non-members.Class size is limited, so sign up early! To register, send your check, along with your name, address, phone number, and email to: OEFFAWorkshops, 41 Croswell Road, Columbus OH 43214. Workshop details and directions will be sent to registrants. Questions can be directed to or 614/421-2022. Please visit our website,, for more events throughout the year.

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