Lawn Care Practices to Reduce the Need for Fertilizers and Pesticides

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10/12/2015
Resource Types: 
Booklet
Abstract: 

Provides research-based information covering lawn care practices (improving the soil, watering, mowing, thatch management) to reduce the need for fertilizer and pesticides, thereby reducing the likelihood that lakes and groundwater will be polluted. For the general public, including homeowners and owners of lakeshore properties.

Author: 
Robert J. Mugaas
Topic Areas: 
Horticulture
Human Communities
Pollution Prevention
Water
Target Audience: 
Consumers
Producer / Landowner
Geographic Location: 
All Minnesota
Outside Minnesota
Pages/Length: 
4 pages
Date Produced/Published: 
1995
Fee: 
Yes
Cost: 
$ .75 + S&H
Library loan: 
No
Is training required?: 
No
Seasonal: 
No
Contact(s) or order information.: 

MES Distr Ctr (order@dc.extension.umn.edu, fax 612/625-6281). Credit cards: 800/876-8636.

Organization code of item (if any): 
FO-5890-SEEK