In addition to the prevention of broken pipes and system components due to freezing and expansion, this is a good time to investigate flaws and additional maintenance procedures.
Foundationally, it’s important to set and prioritize goals for trees and ornamentals.
The major goals are reduced water usage, increased distribution uniformity and improved turfgrass health.
First, determine the cause — then, treat the effect.
Scheduling and planning are the keys to developing a successful strategy.
Weeds, pests, disease … all can wreck havoc on your field. Accurately diagnosing the cause is the first step in treating turf trauma.
A step-by-step approach to troubleshooting.
Equal amounts of nitrogen and potassium help sports turf survive adverse winter conditions.
Weeds cause many problems, including competing for water and nutrients and causing turf stands to be thinned.
In fact, the scientific name of the plant, Eleusine indica, says it all — it’s a pretty elusive weed.