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Ready for an attractive, healthy and smart lawn? View the resources below to help get you started. 

Lawn Care & Alternatives

Choosing Grass for Your Lawn


Pest Management


Other Insects


Additional Resources

Gardening in Michigan

Michigan is a great place to grow fruit, vegetables, flowers and landscape plants. MSU Extension offers many resources including the popular Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Program and the Smart Gardening initiative.

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