2012 Community Education Horticulture Programs

Rene Schmit  |  8/6/2012 9:44:32 PM

St. Charles Parish
LSU AgCenter Extension Office
1313 Paul Maillard Road; Luling, LA
All Classes 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

DATE

Educational Program


Class Registration
(deadline: Aug. 31)


Contact:
Community Education
985-785-7268
www.stcharles.k12.la.us


Oct. 2

Backyard Composting - Enrich your landscape soils with the addition of fresh compost made in your own backyard. Learn the basics to create efficient composting, including the do’s and don’ts. Don’t waste the yard waste! Turn it into soil! You will learn how to balance heat, oxygen and water for conducting efficient composting. Your plants will love it!

Instructor: Rene’ Schmit, County Agent, LSU AgCenter

Tuition: Free, Supply Fee: $5.00


Oct. 16

Lawn Weed Control in Your Landscape Beds and Home Garden – Are you in a war with weeds? Who’s winning? Learn the recommended methods for controlling infectious weeds and the type of treatments that reduce your time in the garden on your hands and knees! Rene’ will recommend products for certain types of weeds and how to apply them properly. You do not want to miss this class.

Instructor: Rene’ Schmit, County Agent, LSU AgCenter

Tuition: Free, Supply Fee: $5.00


Oct. 30

Controlling Pests in Your Landscape and Vegetable Garden – Don’t let pests control your landscape and vegetable gardens. Gain the confidence and know-how to identify and control various insects and diseases through participation in this very informative class.

Instructor: Rene’ Schmit, County Agent, LSU AgCenter

Tuition: Free, Supply Fee: $5.00


All three gardening classes will be held at the LSU AgCenter Extension County Agent’s office, 1313 Paul Maillard Road, Luling, LA from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

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