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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. window.onload = document.wr… Read more »
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Step 5: Planting Your New Lawn

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There are four methods to planting a new lawn: Sod, Seed, Sprigs, and Plugs.     Sod Apply a starter fertilizer high in phosphorus, such as 2:1:1 or 1… 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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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 LawRead more »
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Starting From Scratch—Planting a New Lawn

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You may have moved into a new construction home with dirt for a front yard or you may have a lawn suffering from acute soil compaction, rampant weed problem… Read more »
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