Webster County Extension to host turfgrass workshop

Are you a homeowner or businesses owner looking to improve your lawn? ISU Extension and Outreach Webster, Wright, Hamilton, Humboldt counties will be hosting a Lawn and Turfgrass Workshop from 6:30 top 8 p.m. on July 24 at the Webster County Extension and Outreach Office, 217 S. 25th St., Suite 12.

Adam Thoms, an ISU Extension and Outreach turfgrass specialist, will explain the following topics to help you with your lawn: proper turfgrass fertility and timing, how and when to plant a yard for best success, weed identification and control, irrigating turfgrass, best management practices for shady areas, mowing do’s and don’ts, identification of turfgrass diseases, and discussion of turfgrass insects.

To register for this workshop, contact the Webster County Extension and Outreach Office at 515-576-2119. This workshop is open to the public with a fee of $10 to attend. Register by July 23 is requested.