• Purchasing Quality Turfgrass Seed: Read the Label (E0014TURF)

    Published on May 28, 2015

    Purchasing quality turfgrass seed for reestablishing lawns or establishing new lawns is critical to the future success of the lawn. Several key words often seen on bags of lawn seed are common indicators of what turfgrass species the bag contains.

  • Cultivation of Lawns (E0003TURF)

    Published on May 28, 2015

    Soil compaction, soil layering and excessive thatch buildup are common problems on home lawns in Michigan.

  • Irrigation Practices to Preserve Water Quality (E0009TURF)

    Published on May 28, 2015

    Watering the lawn is a necessary activity for many homeowners who desire a high quality turf. When done correctly, irrigating turf will ensure better density and growth that allows the turf to compete more effectively with weeds and to reduce other pest pr

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