FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FOR MORE INFORMATION
August 28, 2016 Susan Neidlinger
MG Publicity Chairman
James City County---The Virginia Cooperative Extension (VCE), James City County/Williamsburg Master Gardeners "Landscape Love Project" is offering residents a free consultation on landscape best management practices at the homeowner's residence. During the session, the homeowner and a team of 3-5 VCE Master Gardeners will discuss and identified landscape problems or questions which could include plant selection, placement and care: reducing use of water, fertilizers and pesticides, the use of native plants, composting and reuse of yard debris, drainage, erosion, water control issues; and establishing diversified landscape practices that support habitat preservation plus protect our local waters.
The application period opens August 15, 2016 and will remain open for one month, closing September 15, 2016. Visit www.jccwmg.org and click on Landscape Love to fill out the online registration form. On-site visits will be scheduled from late September through October. For questions or additional information please call the Virginia Cooperative Extension James City County Office at 757-564-2170.
Virginia Cooperative Extension programs and employment are open to all, regardless of age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status, or any other basis protected by law. An equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Issued in furtherance of Cooperative Extension work, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Virginia State University, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture cooperating. Edwin J. Jones, Director, Virginia Cooperative Extension, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg; M. Ray McKinnie, Interim Administrator, 1890 Extension Program, Virginia State University, Petersburg.
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