The "Kansas Healthy Yards and Communities" program is open to anyone with an interest in growing environmentally friendly yards. The free program begins at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Grandstands Meeting Room on the fairgrounds in Garden City.

David Coltrain, Finney County Extension agent, will present the program, which includes: "Build and Maintain a Healthy Lawn," "Right Plant, Right Place," "Water Wise," "Mulch, Grasscycle and Compost," "Fertilizing," "Managing Yard Pests," "Pollution/Water Quality" and "Songbirds and Butterflies."

Pre-registration is required. Call 272-3670.