Class 1: The Site

Class 1 Overview

This class focuses on the geographical setting, the urban location, and the legally defined lot. We will look at gardening, yard management, and urban forestry.
  • Gardening
    • Home Composting
    • Water use
    • Pollinator protection
  • Best practices for yard management
    • Fertilizer use
    • Non-chemical options that work just as well
    • Invasive plants
  • Prairie/sustainable landscape
  • Urban forestry
  • Secondary benefits