Yards for Kids

A Community Health Education Program Aiming to Significantly Reduce the Use of Lawn Pesticides in Iowa

Ecological Lawn & Yard Services and Products

The following is an incomplete list of local, regional businesses which offer services or products that might be of interest to you. We provide this list as a service to consumers in search of non-toxic lawn care. We urge you to shop around before choosing any lawn care service. Make sure to specify your preference for organic / non-toxic practices. If you know of other companies that you think should be added to this list, please notify us. Yards for Kids cannot endorse any of these services, products or businesses.

Lawn Care Services

Places Ecolawn & Garden Chores (Josh Place)
P.O. Box 254
Cedar  Falls, IA 50613
319-493-8779
placeschores.com, josh@placeschores.com

Del Banowetz
Enviro-One
4487 Dodge Street
Dubuque, IA 52002
1-888-332-8986

Safe Earth Lawn & Garden Care
Kathryn Dawley/Warren Jensen
900 52nd St.
West Des Moines, IA 50265
(515) 222-1997
http://www.safe-earth.com

Native Plants and Wild Flowers

Ion Exchange
1878 Old Mission Drive
Harpers Ferry, IA 52146-7533
1(800) 291-2143
http://ionxchange.com

Ecological Lawn and Garden products

Jordan’s Nursery
1715 W 1st St.
Cedar Falls, IA 50613
(319) 266-4717

Meyer's Nursery
1685 Independence Ave
Waterloo, IA
(319) 232-3954

Gardens Alive!
http://gardens-alive.com