Learn How to Care for Turfgrasses and Lawns
This section of The Lawn Institute website will help with the what, why, where and how of lawn care.
Determine how to go about selecting the right grasses for a lawn. Discover the difference between cool-season and warm-season grasses. Use your climatic zone to help make decisions. What is the transition zone? Look at the various qualities of individual turfgrasses.
Look at the different methods of establishing a lawn. Learn the relationships between soil and growing grass. Go through the steps of site preparation for a new lawn. Learn the procedures for turfgrass installation.
Obtain tips on lawn maintenance. Learn about fertility and lawns. See tips on post-installation care. Discover what to do about lawn pests; including weeds, insects, diseases, and animals. Learn the difference between cultural, biological and synthetic pest controls. What is IPM? What is BMP? Determine best watering practices. What is a PGR?
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