DOWNEY - Residents interested in learning about backyard composting and smart gardening techniques are invited to a free gardening workshop Saturday, Feb. 22, from 9:30-11:30 a.m. at Wilderness Park.Participants will learn how to improve their yard and garden, recycle yard waste and kitchen scraps, and create water-wise landscapes. The workshop will also offer tips on backyard composting, worm composting and grass recycling. No pre-registration is required. For questions, call (562) 904-7103. The workshop is hosted by the city of Downey's Recycling Office and presented by L.A. County Department of Public Works.
********** Published: Feb. 20, 2014 - Volume 12 - Issue 45