Tag Archive: Lawn

Mowing Your Lawn Correctly

Mowing Your Lawn Correctly

Northwest Florida has experienced an enormous amount of rain this summer. The western panhandle has received over 29 inches of rain since the beginning of May according to the Florida Automated Weather Network station at the …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/07/21/mowing-your-lawn-correctly/

Plan Before Fertilizing a Lawn

Plan Before Fertilizing a Lawn

Fertilizer spreader use is in full swing throughout the Florida panhandle

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/06/15/plan-before-fertilizing-a-lawn/

Monitoring for Common Lawn Insects

Spittlebug damage on centipedegrass. Photo credit: Larry Williams UF/IFAS

Mole crickets, chinch bugs and spittlebugs are common lawn insect pests to begin watching for this time of year.

Mole crickets can …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/04/13/monitoring-for-common-lawn-insects/

Get Those Fairies Off My Lawn!

Get Those Fairies Off My Lawn!

A type III fairy ring. Photo Credit: Alex Bolques, Assistant Professor, Florida A&M University

Mushrooms often …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/03/20/get-those-fairies-off-my-lawn/

Choosing a Lawn Maintenance Comapny

Choosing a Lawn Maintenance Comapny

UF/IFAS File Photo

Lawns in northwest Florida are really starting to …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/03/09/choosing-a-lawn-maintenance-comapny/

There Is Still Time To Prevent Spring Lawn Weeds

There Is Still Time To Prevent Spring Lawn Weeds

Photo caption: Purple …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/03/02/there-is-still-time-to-prevent-spring-lawn-weeds/

Why A One Size Fits All Approach to Lawn Care is a Bad Idea

Regardless of what the tag says one size does not fit all. As with clothing, a piece will undoubtedly be too large for some and too small for others. Trying to go with a “one size fits all” approach to lawn care will lead to the same kind of frustration and disappointment as an ill-fitting garment.

All …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2017/02/23/why-a-one-size-fits-all-approach-to-lawn-care-is-a-bad-idea/

How to Water to Establish a Lawn

How to Water to Establish a Lawn

Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/06/22/how-to-water-to-establish-a-lawn/

Does Your Lawn Guy Need a License?

If your lawn and landscape care professional applies fertilizer as a part of his/her services, then the answer is yes. Since January 2014, the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (FDACS) has required that all commercial fertilizer applicators have a Limited Fertilizer License.

Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/05/19/does-your-lawn-guy-need-a-license/

Lawn Burweed: Back Again for a Second Act

Lawn Burweed: Back Again for a Second Act

Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/05/12/lawn-burweed-back-again-for-a-second-act/

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