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Organic Lawn Care Basics

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Feed the Soil- Compost is one of the best things you can do for your soil to support a healthy lawn.
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Feed the Grass- Leave grass clippings on the lawn to recycle nutrients, add organic matter, and reduce the need for fertilizers by a half.
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Reseed Annually- Thick turf is one of the best ways to control weeds viagra. Seed in late summer or early fall with the right mix and make sure your soil is well aerated.
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Test the Soil- Soil tests help identify the need for soil amendments such as lime generic viagra and compost
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Mow High- Cut grass at 3-4 inches. This conserves water and keeps out weeds. Keep blades sharp to limit disease.
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Water Only As Needed- Too much water can make your lawn vulnerable to disease.
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Weed Control- Pull weeds or use an organic product like corn gluten to keep weeds from germinating. For spot weed control, try a mixture of lemon juice and vinegar.
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Pest Control- Common pests can be controlled with beneficial nematodes. Milky spore powder is another effective control for Japanese beetle grubs. Using compost or liquid compost tea also helps to keep lawns healthy and pest-free.


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