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Friday, March 22, 2013
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Creating Safe and Affordable Lawns

WHAT: Beyond Pesticides Ohio will present a free comprehensive training session on why and how to implement an affordable organic turf care program. The session will be introduced by Beyond Pesticides Ohio staff and led by natural turf expert Alec McClennan, President of Good Nature Organic Lawn Care. Topics include proper soil testing, natural weed control, special needs for playing fields, and the cost benefits of organic turf management.

FOR WHOM: This training session is geared toward institutional facilities and grounds managers, city and school service directors, businesses, landscapers, sustainability coordinators and green team members. Interested citizens are also welcome.

WHY: Your organization can protect people's health and the environment and also save money by transitioning to organic turf practices
Recently Cuyahoga County voted to ban lawn pesticides from all county-owned property.
WHAT: Beyond Pesticides Ohio will present a free comprehensive training session on why and how to implement an affordable organic turf care program. The session will be introduced by Beyond Pesticides Ohio staff and led by natural turf expert Alec McClennan, President of Good Nature Organic Lawn Care. Topics include proper soil testing, natural weed control, special needs for playing fields, and the cost benefits of organic turf management. FOR WHOM: This training session is geared toward institutional facilities and grounds managers, city and school service directors, businesses, landscapers, sustainability coordinators and green team members. Interested citizens are also welcome. WHY: Your organization can protect people's health and the environment and also save money by transitioning to organic turf practices Recently Cuyahoga County voted to ban lawn pesticides from all county-owned property.

Rocky River Memorial Hall: Club 21016 Hilliard Blvd
Rocky River , OH 44116

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