Mulch Madness: Save money, water and time!

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Date: 03 December 2011
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Cost: $15 members, $20 non members
Location: Oakhurst Community Garden Project 435 Oakview Road Decatur, GA 30030
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Join Master Gardener Mary Hines and she will teach you about using various mulch mediums to add decorative interest, to control weeds, and to preserve soil moisture and integrity. Some of the topics we will cover are Choosing the right mulch and applying it properly; the pros and cons of natural and synthetic landscape fabrics, liners and edging; using pre- and post-emergent weed control chemicals; best tools for weeding; finding low-cost bulk mulch solutions for the large landscape; and incorporating your paper and cardboard recyclables into the landscape as mulch or mulch liners.

Register ONLINE at www.oakhurstgarden.org. Click on classes. We recommend registering 2-3 days in advance. Contact andrea.zoppo@yahoo.com for questions or concerns.