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Good Lawn Care Practices

Good Lawn Care Practices

Summer is prime growing season for lawns. Lawns that are not performing their best can be made better through the fall. If you did not fertilize your lawn during the spring, you still have time to fertilize and get your lawn in good shape prior to fall. But only keep with a fertility program through early to mid-August, and water your lawn deeply once or twice a week as needed. Watch for chinch bugs in…

How To Control Spreading Of Lawn Fungus

How To Control Spreading Of Lawn Fungus

Lawn fungus could be a big problem sometimes.Even if you took good care of your lawn earlier in the growing season, excessive water can damage grass and foster fungus growth. It is really critical to identify a fungus in your yard at the earliest. Once you do that you need to take next corrective measures to control the fungus growth in your lawn. You should apply a recommended fungicide to and around the infected area to…

Homeowners Should Practice Organic Lawn Care Approach

Homeowners Should Practice Organic Lawn Care Approach

With the bright sunshine, short sleeves, green grass,crabgrass, grubs and thatch. the spring gardening season has arrived and a lawn-loving homeowner has much to do this season. More and more home gardeners are forgoing lawn chemicals in favor of an organic approach as a greener way to green grass. Many lawn care professionals have switched to the organic approach and have added organic options to their conventional offerings. A 2009 survey by the National Gardening Association supports the growing…

Good Gardening Practices For Spring Gardening Season

Good Gardening Practices For Spring Gardening Season

Every season brings a different set of chores in the garden. Spring is an exciting time for gardeners as preparations are made for the bounty and beauty of the garden as it awakes from winter hibernation. It can also, however, be a bit overwhelming to know how to prioritize your gardening time at this time of year. Here is a helpful list of gardening practices that should be tended to in the spring ; Pruning For…

Americans Prefer Saving With DIY Lawn & Garden Care

Americans Prefer Saving With DIY Lawn & Garden Care

The National Gardening Association conducted a survey showing that about one out of five households nationwide spent more time caring for their lawns and gardens last year and 16 percent less money in total than in previous years. The survey goes on to indicate that, while most of the 83 million households that participated in do-it-yourself lawn and garden activities last year spent about the same amount of time on their lawns and gardens, 22…

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