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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/

Properly Water to Establish a Lawn

Properly Water to Establish a Lawn

Watering to establish lawn

Watering to establish lawn

When watering to establish a lawn or …

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Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2016/04/07/properly-water-to-establish-a-lawn/

Lawn Burweed: Prevention is Easier than Cure

Lawn Burweed: Prevention is Easier than Cure

Permanent link to this article: http://bay.ifas.ufl.edu/newsletters/2015/10/06/lawn-burweed-prevention-is-easier-than-cure/

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