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Seed or Sod?

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Which is better — seeding your lawn or sodding it? Toro’s agronomist, Dr. Van Cline, reveals his preference.… Read more »

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Mulch or Bag?

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Which is better for your lawn — mulching or bagging? Toro’s agronomist, Dr. Van Cline, reveals the answer and dispels some myths about this… Read more »

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Restoring a Tired Lawn

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Restoring a tired lawn allows you to improve your lawn without removing the existing turf.  You will have the best chance of success if you do a thorough w… Read more »

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Six Steps to Planting a New Lawn

Plant a New Lawn

Planting a new lawn is a big job, you may want to tackle this in sections.  You can begin by redoing the worst or most visible lawn areas; then make plans to t… Read more »

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Eight Steps to Restoring a Lawn

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It takes work, but it is not impossible to give your lawn a facelift.  Follow these steps to help wake up a tired lawn:
Step 1: Remove thatch and weed buildu… Read more »

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Step 6: Caring for Your New Lawn

Caring for Your New Lawn

You have put a lot of work into creating a new lawn, so don’t forget the most important step.  Plan for watering needs before you plant your lawn. … Read more »

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Step 6. Aerate Compacted Lawns

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Aeration… Read more », also called core cultivation, is an important part of any lawn restoration program. Aeration allows grass roots to penetrate the soil deeply

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Is It Really Lawn Disease?

Lawn issues might be a dog rather than disease

The best time to assess your turf’s state of health is before mowing. As you pick up fallen twigs or remove other items from the lawn, you should take a car… Read more »

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Compare Various Lawn Planting Methods

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Before replanting, spread plastic over the area to let heat kill off old turf.  Seal the edges with boards or soil.  See Six Steps to Planting a new Law… Read more »

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Lawn Gallery

Lawn envy

Do you have a lawn that you’re proud of? Isn’t it time the world heard about it?
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