Best Grub Control Products & Prevention

Best Grub Control Products & Prevention

Milky Spore Organic Grub Control Product

Grub control and prevention is critical to a quality lawn care program. Part of that program is choosing the right product for grub control. More important than the right product is the time of year each grub product is applied. The chemicals and active ingredients of different products have different effects and residual implications.  A … Read more

Quinclorac vs. Tenacity – What’s the difference?

Quinclorac vs Tenacity

While identifying grassy weeds and broadleaf weeds can be a challenge in itself, so can be selecting the right herbicide for the job. There’s a slew of different products and chemicals on the market today that can become a bit confusing. In this post, we’ll quickly discuss the difference between Drive XLR8 (Quinclorac) vs. Tenacity … Read more

Best Insecticides For Lawns

Spectracide_Triazicide_Insecticide

There is nothing worse than working hard to care for your lawn to make it lush and green all year long, only to have it destroyed by an infestation of insects. The best way to handle these annoying and pesky intruders and protect lawns is with an insecticide. These insects may include ants, more crickets, … Read more

Best Fertilizer Spreaders for Lawns [2021 Reviews]

Spyker-SPY50L-1P-Fertilizer-Spreader

When you own a home or business, you need to care for your lawn by seeding, feeding, and treating it. While you can spread the granular fertilizer by hand, using a broadcast fertilizer spreader helps to make the job easier and faster. Using the lawn spreader helps cover the ground more consistently, and you do … Read more

What’s the Difference Between Ironite & Milorganite?

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We all strive every year to get our lawns green – a deeper dark green lawn. With so many products and brands out there in the lawn care market, it can get confusing. One question is around Ironite vs. Milorganite, and what’s the difference between these two products? That’s what we’re going to answer and … Read more

Best Starter Fertilizers For Seeding + New Grass

Ferti-Lome New Lawn Starter Fertilizer

Whether you’re overseeding an established lawn, starting over after a full lawn renovation, or planting new grass seed on bare soil, choosing the right starter fertilizer is key. Starter fertilizer differs from other fertilizers mainly due to the higher levels of Phosphorus (P). This number on the bag (the second number, or “P” of N-P-K) … Read more

The 5 Best Crabgrass Killers

smooth crabgrass

Crabgrass is an invasive annual weed that can quickly get out of hand if not properly prevented using crabgrass preventers and pre-emergent herbicides, or killing crabgrass using post-emergent herbicides. Crabgrass will begin to germinate when the soil temperatures reach approximately 55 degrees for four or more consecutive days and continue to germinate throughout the spring and … Read more

Milorganite Alternatives

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Milorganite is one of the best organic fertilizers on the market. The popular slow-release nitrogen formula, from Milwaukee, WI, now comes in a 32-pound bag and covers 2,500 square feet of lawn. This delivers 0.72 lbs. of nitrogen per 1,000 sq. ft. of turf. It also contains the right amount of essential phosphorus, calcium, and … Read more

Summer Survival – Treat & Prevent Heat Stressed Lawns

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A brand new Kelp4Less lawn care product has hit the shelves to help aid in lawn heat stress, combat lawn drought, and ward off fungus and diseases Summer Survival is the perfect all-in-one water soluble mix from Kelp4Less. It contains critical ingredients to help with drought resistance, while still promoting root growth and development. Summer … Read more