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Fertilizer

Rich Soil May Be Poor Choice For Morning GloriesLike people, some plants are picky eaters and simply don’t thrive on a rich diet.
Mow Leaves Into MulchAs the leaves start dropping, before the piles start growing, just keep mowing. The leaves will get blitzed into bits that will be a treat for your lawn.
Many States' Lawn Laws Require Pesticide Notification You might know your way around a lawnmower but do you know your way around the laws that govern your lawn?
Dried Blood Doesn't Have To Be ScaryDried blood, also called 'blood meal,' is full of nitrogen, so it's long been known as a quick way to green up plants during the growing season.
Pesticide Application LawsThere are actually laws governing pest control and other lawn services.
Grass Can't Compete With Tree RootsMost trees don't like a lawn below - as you know if you've ever tried to get grass to grow around one.
Leave Leaves In Compost PileThose leaves covering your yard are the best fertilizer money can buy -- except they're free!

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