MILTON — Experts from the University of Florida’s Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences Santa Rosa County Extension Office will offer a spring lawn-care class.

The session, free to attend without pre-registration, is available at two locations:


10 a.m. Feb. 10, Santa Rosa County UF-IFAS Extension Services, 6263 Dogwood Drive, Milton
10 a.m. Feb. 17, Gulf Breeze Public Library, 1060 Shoreline Drive, Gulf Breeze

Blake Thaxton, commercial horticulture agent, will discuss how to have the best lawn using Florida-friendly practices. Attendees can learn about the right timing and methods for fertilizing and weed control, proper irrigation and other practices.

Contact Mary Derrick, mderrick@ufl.edu, for more information.