Scott County is partnering with Purdue Extension – Washington County to host a four-week D-I-Y (Do It Yourself) Lawncare program series on Thursday evenings in April.

The program can accommodate 20 in-person participants with additional participants joining virtually via Zoom from 6:00-8:00 pm on April 7, April 14, April 21, and April 28. In-person participants will meet at the Heritage Station/Train Depot (90 N. Main St., Scottsburg, IN 47170).

Virtual participants will receive a Zoom link.

DIY Lawncare is a four-week, two hours per session course designed for homeowners, property renters,
and homeowner associations. Session topics include: Basics of Taking Care of Lawns; Lawn Pests and Problems; Weed Identification and Management; and Seeding Establishment and Lawn Renovation.

Whether new or experienced at lawncare, understanding the basics of turf management will help create a lawn that others will look at with envy!

Participants will receive the turf management skills and
knowledge needed to lay the groundwork for creating, establishing, and maintaining a lawn.

Participants must register by Thursday, March 31.

Program fees are $20 per participant, or $30 for two
family/business members sharing program materials.

The link to register is