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Monthly Watering Guide for Lawns

Monthly Watering Guide for Lawns

Many people have been requesting a monthly lawn watering guide.  I have hesitated to create it for awhile because it is a really difficult question to answer in a broad sense.  There are just too many variables.  So, what I decided to do is separate the year into its seasons.  From there, I can tell you what I do for my lawn.  At the end, will be a list of some of the things you should look out for and be aware of.  The most important thing to remember is, our lawns only need one inch of water a week to be happy.  How they get that, will vary from lawn to lawn.    Many people have been requesting a monthly lawn watering guide.  I have hesitated to create it for awhile because it is a really difficult question to answer in a broad sense.  There are just too many variables.  So, what I decided to do is separate the year into its seasons.  From there, I can tell you what I do for my lawn.  At the end, will be a list of some of the things you should look out for and be aware of.  The most important thing to remember is, our lawns only need one inch of water a week to be happy.  How they get that, will vary from lawn to lawn.

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Hydroponic Lawns?

Hydroponic Lawns?

Recently, Jim Zamzow was asked to speak at the Nampa Public Library concerning healthy soil and the impact it has on our water quality, in conjunction with a traveling exhibit on water from the Smithsonian Museum. We don’t think about this very much, however, it should be one of the most important things we consider when fertilizing our lawns, landscape, and gardens.

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