The Ins and Outs of Lawn Fertilizers

The Ins and Outs of Lawn Fertilizers

What’s up Lawn Care Nuts?I hope your week is going well and you are seeing some blue skies and sunshine!This week I am going to talk about fertilizer.The reason is that I feel there is some confusion about just exactly “what is a fertilizer?” and “how do I know which one to use?” Now keep in mind, as we go through this, I am talking about primarily lawn fertilizers.The reason this is important is that a lot of info you find online about fertilizers and fertilization is meant for farmers grow...

September Lawn Updates for All Grass Types

September Lawn Updates for All Grass Types

Hey y’all hope you are having a great week!Still so much lawn time left for all of us and in fact, I think the fall can be some of the best looks for our lawns no matter what grass type or area of the country we are in. Let’s run down the line here from north to south.Cool Season Lawns - North, East, and TransitionYou cool kids are all getting well into your aeration and overseeding strategies and in fact, a good portion of the country - you all are already a few weeks into your watering regi...

What To Throw Down Right Now

What To Throw Down Right Now

Hans, Franz, and A Tale Of Two Turgid Lawns - What To Throw Down Right Now “Hey Allyn, I recently relocated from Northern Illinois where I had a beautiful cool season lawn down here to Texas where I have St Augustine grass and I find that almost nothing I’ve learned translates. It’s like starting all over, can you help me understand why this is?” - Don L, HoustonThis question presents an opportunity for us all to learn something. I hear it often and so today I’m going to talk you through why ...

Secret To A Green Lawn All Summer

Secret To A Green Lawn All Summer

What’s up y’all? Hope you are having a great summer! Yep, it’s here, first official full week of summer and it’s time to get your lawn nice and dark green. But keep in mind, we don’t want to push too much growth so keep things going nice and easy. If you want to use micronutrients, especially iron, to keep your lawn looking dark this summer, you may want to consider the MicroGreene product. Here is a video I did last Sunday showing you my results: This heavier app was done because I am ru...