Sun., Aug.,3, 3 p.m.
John Barton Payne Bldg, Warrenton
This program will be presented by Michael Trop, Conservation Education Specialist for the John Marshall Soil & Water Conservation District since 2013.
The mission of the John Marshall Soil & Water Conservation District is to provide leadership, technical assistance, information, and education to the citizens of Fauquier County in proper soil stewardship, agricultural conservation methods, and water quality protection so as to ensure the wise use of the county's natural resources.
The program will cover the following topics:
- Water Pollution
- Common Gardening/Yard Pollutants
- Soil Health/Composting
- Soil Testing
- Vegetable Gardens
- Water Efficiency
- Choosing the Right Plants
- Native Plants
- Integrated Pest Management
- Rain Gardens
- Rain Barrels
The seminar is open and free to the public.