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Fertilization and Irrigation
Weed and PestManagement

- Liquid Lawn Fertilizers - What You Need to Know

- Humorous Humics - Soil Amendments Worth Applying

- Fertilizer Series No. 1

- Fertilizer Series No. 2

- Fertilizer Series No. 3

- Gypsum Facts and Fiction

- Iron - Some Rusty Facts

- Iron Applications for Turf

- Liquid Patchwork - A Quick Fertilizer Solution

- How Slow is Slow For Turf Fertilizers?

- Fall Turf Fertilization for Cool Season Grasses

- Easing the Roller Coaster Ride With Slow Release Fertilizer

- Water for Irrigation – Salty, Hard or Soft?

- Water for Irrigation Hard Water, Hard Times

- Water Conservation Tips for Home Lawns

- Poa Annua Control in Home Lawns

- Granular Weed Control Products in Lawns

- Late Season Weed Control for Lawns

- Spring Weed Control for Turf

- Herbicide Research - 1996

- Late Season Weed Control in Home Lawns

- BUCTRIL - A Broadleaf Post Emergence Herbicide Back Again!

- Winter Weeds - A Different Kind of Plant

- Summer is 'FINALE' Here!

- Spring Time Turf Care - Herbicides for Turfgrass at High Elevations

- Purple Nutsedge Control in Turf

- Spring Time Turf Care - Herbicides for High Utility Turfs

- Rate Your Grass! E+ for your lawn E- for your pasture

- Rings Aroung the Collar: Fairy Rings and Their Control

- Necrotic Ring Spot (NRS) and Summer Patch (SP) of Kentucky Bluegrass Turf

- Endophyte Enhanced Turfgrasses: It's Whats Inside That Counts

- Grub Control Update

- The Ryegrass Seed Game: 9th Inning - Karnal Bunt

Turf Performance

- Bermudagrass Control, Suppression, or Eradication

- Sod Selection for Arizona Lawns

- Sod Establishment for Arizona Lawns

- Converting From Ryegrass to Bermudagrass for Home Lawns

- Ryegrass for Turf - More to Choose From

- High Elevation Blends and Mixes for Arizona Turf

- The Fine Leaf Fescues

- Bermudagrass Varieties: Seed, Sod, or Otherwise

- Seed Rates - Seed Dates

- Kentucky Bluegrass Varieties

- Information About "Canada Green"
Turfgrass Seed

- It's In The Bag: (Understanding Turfgrass Seed)

- Zoysiagrass for Arizona

- Fun Facts About Tall Fescue

- Kentucky Bluegrass Varieties

- History of Bermudagrass

- Vegetative Bermudagrass for AZ Lawns

- Converting From Ryegrass to Bermudagrass for Home Lawns

- Overseeding Bermudagrass Turf for Home Lawns

- Spring Overseeding for High Elevation

- Cool Season Lawns

- Cold Weather Lawn Tips

- Holiday Lawn Wishes

- Grass Establishment Calendar for Warm Season Grasses

- Grass Establishment Calendar for Cool Season Grasses

- Spring Lawn Care

- Cold Winter Lawn Tips

- Spring Lawn Care

- Clean Air from Lawns

- November Lawn Care

- Winter Sod - What, When, Why and How

- Chomping at the Bit!
(Too) Early Spring Lawn Care

- Winter Lawn Color

- Early Fall Turf Maintenance

- Clean Air from Lawns

- Being a Minimalist for the Small Lawn Homeowner

-Correcting a Runaway Lawn Or -
How to Avoid Scalping

- Surviving Close Calls - Post Scalping Lawn Care

- Lawns Grass Selection for Shade

- Lawn Maintenance Practices for Shade

- Home Lawn Care

- Renovation from Bermuda to Tall Fescue for Highly Shaded Turf Areas

- Revised Specifications for United States Golf Association Greens Construction
- Root Zone Mixtures: USGA Guidelines for Greens

- Calibrating a Drop Spreader for Home Lawns

- Fertilizer Product Amounts and Drop Spreader Calibration

- Calibrating a Rotary Spreader for Lawn Product Application

- Back Pack Sprayer Calibrations

- Spreader & Stickers for Lawn Applications - When and Why

- Pesticide Issues and Public Safety-Risk Assessment

- Mowing Operations Safety Check List

- Emission Restrictions on Landscape Equipment

- The Seed Tag and The Seed Bag

- The Mystery of the Mulching Mower

- Important Considerations for Turfgrass Soil Fertility

- Soil Characteristics and How They Affect Soil Moisture

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