Author Archives: KristiO
After your equipment has been stored all winter, you should take your machine(s) to a local dealer for any needed maintenance or repairs before using it d… Read more »
Adding a soil amendment, also called a soil conditioner, helps improve plant growth and health. The type of amendment or amendments added depends on t… Read more »
Photo Credit: University of Missouri Fortunately, it takes more than the presence of pathogens (disease-causing microorganisms) to bring on infecti… Read more »
Photo by Dr. Van Cline, Agronomist, The Toro Company The term “fairy ring” dates back to 1599 and comes from the folk belief that the rings we… Read more »
The birds reveling in the backyard dust know what they are doing. Finely ground particles in such dust baths damage the exoskeletons of bothersome ins… Read more »
Weeds are survivors designed to live in conditions that do not favor most other plants. However, a “weed” is not always bad. White clover, once c… Read more »
Do you have a lawn that you're proud of? Isn't it time the world heard about it?