Lawn Care 101

Date(s) - Thursday, Jul 11, 2019
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Cornell Cooperative Extension Training Center


“Lawn Care 101” will be held from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, July 11 at the 4-H Training Center at Cornell Cooperative Extension in Niagara County, 4487 Lake Avenue, Lockport.

This workshop is a beginner’s guide on lawn care including seeding a new lawn, repairing bare spots, when and how to do routine care including mowing, fertilizing, weed control, watering and how to troubleshoot problems and deal with issues such as thatch, moss, and grubs. Participants may bring in a sample of their soil (use a small plastic sandwich bag) for pH testing. You may also bring weed specimens for identification.

This class will be taught by horticulturist John Farfaglia.

The fee is $15.

To register, call the office at 433-8839 or email Amanda Henning at

This class is part of the 2019 summer gardening series. You can register for one or all classes.