Natural Yard Care

A healthier yard, family and Puget Sound

Two images side by side of a kid playing with a dog on the lawn and two orca whales in the ocean.

By choosing lawn care products that are labeled Natural or Organic, you'll reduce harmful chemical exposure in your family, our streams, Puget Sound, otters, orcas, salmon, get the idea.

Why go natural? Rain washes pesticides and chemicals from fertilizers off of your yard into nearby storm drains. Many storm drains lead this untreated water directly into local creeks and streams. You can still grow healthy, beautiful yards using natural yard techniques.

So make the switch to organic lawn care - we'll help you get started. 

Get advice from a Master Gardener

We sponsor several free yard care webinars annually. Our 2022 webinars are now passed but you can watch the recordings below. 



Make the switch to organic lawn care - we'll help you get started.

We're partnering with five local retailers to offer 25% off, up to $15 off your first bag of natural lawn fertilizer.

Participating retailers: 

  • Bainbridge Island: Bay Hay and Feed, 10355 NE Valley Rd
  • Bremerton: Bremerton City Nursery, 912 Adele Avenue
  • East Bremerton: Wilco (SKU: CPDTE22), 4330 Wheaton Way
  • Gig Harbor: Wilco (SKU: CPDTE22), 3408 Hunt Street NW
  • Port Angeles: Airport Garden Center, 220 W Edgewood Drive 

While supplies last. Limited time offer valid 4/1/22-5/31/22. Limit one discounted bag per household. May not be combined with other offers. Void if transferred, exchanged, sold or reproduced. Retailer reserves the right to modify the promotion at any time. Cash value 1/100th of a cent. Discounted products vary by location. Eligible products include: 25 lb Down to Earth Bio Turf Lawn Fertilizer (at Wilco Bremerton/Gig Harbor); 20 lb E.B. Stone Organics Nature's Green (at Bay Hay & Feed); 40 lb or 18 lb G&B Organics - Organic Lawn Fertilizer OR 18 lb Dr. Earth Organic Nitrogen Lawn Fertilizer (at Bremerton City Nursery); 40 lb G&B Organics - Organic Lawn Fertilizer (at Airport Garden Center).

About the events

The West Sound Stormwater Outreach Group (WSSOG) is a multijurisdictional partnership between Kitsap County, the cities of Bainbridge Island, Bremerton, Gig Harbor, Poulsbo, Port Angeles, and Port Orchard. These agencies work together on improving water quality by reducing pollutants in stormwater runoff, which are a major source of pollution to local waterways and Puget Sound. These webinars and discount program are being jointly coordinated by WSSOG.

Questions? Contact Kym Pleger, education and outreach coordinator, at 360.337.7066.