How to Care for Turf Lawns With Weeds and Insects?

Answer Lawns that have high weed and insect populations typically have an excessive buildup of thatch. Thatch accumulates between the soil and the grass blades. When a thatch layer is more than 1/2 an inc... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Care for Turf Lawns With Weeds and Insects

How often can you spray lawns for weeds?

On One Hand: Early applicationMost weed killers require only one application, especially those that are "non-selective," meaning they don't discriminate in the plant life that they kill. To be succ... Read More »

What Type of Bird Eats Weeds & Insects?

People often consider weeds and insects to be pests, but for some birds, they are a lifeline. Nature lovers know that no matter what the neighbors think, bugs and dandelions in the yard will be a w... Read More »

How do i care for new grass lawns?

Minimize TrafficLimit foot traffic on your new lawn for at least three weeks to allow the new grass to become established.WateringWater plugs, sod or sprigs at least twice a day for the first two w... Read More »

How do I chemically remove clover in turf or athletic turf?

Killing CloverSelect a phenoxy-type herbicide from your local garden store. Pour the herbicide into a garden sprayer, and spray the clover in the early fall by following the directions on the packa... Read More »