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Va. Cooperative Extension Hosts Sustainable Landscape Event

Arlington County Virginia Cooperative Extension agent Kristen Conrad Buhls and Master Gardeners of Arlington and Alexandria will present a program on Designing the Sustainable Landscape on Saturday, Nov. 14, from 9 a.m. – noon at Fairlington Community Center, located at 3308 S. Stafford St., Arlington.

The program will cover the best management practices of sustainable landscapes – using native plants, making the most of available water, building soil health and reducing maintenance – and answer questions about individual garden management challenges.

The program is free and open to the public, but advance registration is requested. For more information to register, call 703-228-6414, email or visit