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Posts Tagged: turf and ornamentals

Turfgrass: To Keep or Not to Keep?

Figure 1. Turf where water was turned off

After four years of drought, turfgrass has taken a beating. Some people have turned off the water—the turf has turned into a few patches of grass, but mostly weeds, if anything is growing at all (Figure 1.) Others have reduced irrigation amount or...

Posted on Wednesday, February 17, 2016 at 9:51 AM

Real weeds in artificial turf

Real weeds in fake turf. Photo credit: L.M. Sosnoskie

A little something Lynn Sosnoskie shared with us... real weeds in artificial/fake turf.

Posted on Monday, January 11, 2016 at 9:31 AM

Don't let your lawn die!

cover Managing Turfgrasses During Drought

Here's something from Jeannette Warnert [(559) 240-9850, jewarnert@ucanr.edu] via UC ANR News :: July 15, 2015 The drought needs not be a death sentence for your lawn While a golden brown lawn is seen as a badge of honor to some...

Posted on Tuesday, July 14, 2015 at 7:21 AM
Tags: drought (25), lawns (10), Turf / Sod (4), turf and ornamentals (10)

Battling Spurge: Weed Control Tips for Nurseries and Homeowners (WSSA Press Release)

Link here for the full WSSA press release Battling Spurge:  WSSA Offers Weed Control Tips for Nurseries and Homeowners Posted on April 26, 2013 Though the economy and housing market have begun to recover in the aftermath of the Great...

Posted on Friday, April 26, 2013 at 2:44 PM

Life after MSMA

MSMA is an old herbicide that was sold for both the professional market for postemergence broadleaf and some grasses control in turf.  It was also available in the home use market primarily for crabgrass management.  However, because one...

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Posted on Monday, March 25, 2013 at 11:57 AM
Tags: MSMA (1), turf and ornamentals (10)

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