With summertime on the way thoughts of picnic’s on the grass seem like a great idea. Is your lawn looking good and ready for the barefoot crowds? Perhaps you need to re-seed some spots or are wondering about fertilizer.

Cooperative Extension Service has a FREE publication to help you with your lawn dreams. Establishing and Maintaining a Lawn in Southcentral and Interior Alaska will answer your questions and put you on the road to your fresh mown grass.

Your local Cooperative Extension Service is your year round resource for a variety of topics, visit us today at: http://www.uaf.edu/ces/districts/kenai/<http://www.uaf.edu/ces/districts/kenai/> to find this publication and more or stop by and see us in the Doors and Windows Bldg. on K-Beach Road between 8:00 AM and 5:00 PM.

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