Getting Ahead for Spring Green-up

It’s that time of year that we start thinking about Spring Green up and what pre-emergents are we considering using. Hopefully everyone has gotten their Lime out from my last newsletter. If not, its not to late to Lime and get that Ca & Mg out and incorporated into the soil with a good aerification.… Read more »

Puttting in a Backyard Putting Green

 Pick out the area of your yard where you want your green, choose an open area, keeping in mind the amount of sun and shade. A sunny spot works best. Dig out your green usually about 6-8” deep plus additional width for fringe and rough. Cover your area with landscape fabric to prevent future weeds… Read more »

Watering New Turfgrass Sod

When…Where…How Much Water is essential to all life…to little water and we die, too much and we drown. The same is true of the grass in our lawns. Water makes up 70% to 80% of the weight of our lawn grasses and the clippings alone are nearly 90% water. While most people are concerned about… Read more »