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Lawn and Garden

Lawn & Garden>Swallowtail on Mexican ZinniaMaintaining attractive communities and home landscapes increases property values and promotes an improved quality of life.  Whether you have questions about lawns, vegetables, flowers, or landscape maintenance, Extension information is available for all who live and work in Wyandotte County --homeowners, lawn services, and nurseries. We are prepared to provide you with non biased, research-based information.

The Wyandotte County demonstration gardens display current horticulture practices related to flowers, gardening and composting. Our trained Extension Master Gardener volunteers help consumers with information about planting, care of lawns, and gardens.

Emerald Ash Borer Information

Emerald Ash Borer Treatments

Soil Testing Procedure


Extension Master Gardener Training

Mid-Sept. through Mid-Nov (Tuesdays)

9:00am to 4:00pm

Cost $125 for class materials 

Applications available at the WYCO Extension Office August 2017


Upcoming Events

What's Going on With Bees?

Elisabeth Kasckow, KCKCC
Honey bees and native bees are important pollinators for food crops, but their populations have been negatively affected.
May 11th (Thursday)
11:30 - 1:00 pm
Sunflower Room, 1208 N. 79th Street, KCK

The Giving Grove

The Giving Grove helps at risk communities plant, grow and harvest edible tree gardens.
July 6th (Thursday)
11:30 - 1:00 pm
Sunflower Room, 1208 N. 79th Street, KCK

Herbs 101

Sara Niemann

Sara Niemann, WYCO EMG
This class will cover properly growing and harvesting herbs, suggested uses (culinary), drying & storage.
August 3rd (Thursday)
11:30 - 1:00 pm
Sunflower Room, 1208 N. 79th Street, KCK