DOWNEY - Are you interested in learning the latest tips concerning backyard composting and smart gardening techniques?The city of Downey will present a free "smart gardening" composting workshop tomorrow from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center. Visitors will learn how to improve their yard and garden, recycle yard waste and kitchen scraps, and create water-wise landscapes. Guests will also receive instruction on backyard composting, worm composting, and grass cycling. The workshop will be presented in the Rancho Adult Day Services Building #802. Guests should enter Rancho from Old River School Road and look for signs. No pre-registration is required. For questions, call the city of Downey's Recycling Office at (562) 904-7103.
********** Published: April 24, 2009 - Volume 8 - Issue 1