HORTICULTURE — Upcoming Landscape Workshops, May 9 & 22

Extension Educator Sarah Browning will present two landscape workshops in May at the Lancaster Extension Education Center, 444 Cherrycreek Road, Lincoln. Cost for each workshop is $5 per person. Register by calling 402-441-7180 by the date indicated. If questions, email sarah.browning@unl.edu or call 402-441-7180.

Made in the Shade — Trees for Nebraska Landscapes • Thursday, May 9, 6:30–8 p.m. Register by May 6. Trees are the backbone of our landscapes, providing beauty, shade, noise reduction, wildlife habitat, and reduce home heating and cooling costs. In this program, learn how to keep your trees healthy and vigorous. We’ll also discuss tree species well-adapted to Nebraska’s challenging growing environment.

Troubleshooting the Landscape • Wednesday, May 22, 6:30–8 p.m. Register by May 20. Learn how to better manage these common problems in your landscape:
• Emerald ash borer.
• Weeds in lawns and landscapes.
• Summer and fall lawn care.
• Pruning trees and shrubs.