Tag: grass

Mower Mayhem

So I just hope it didn’t ruin the mower. Came out to mow my mom’s lawn, rolled up all the hoses. Or so I thought. This one was hiding down in the grass, this grass was all grown over it like that. And I didn’t see it. It wasn’t hooked to any spigot and all […]

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Q&A – What are these patterns on my lawn?

This fall, these designs showed up in my yard. I have never seen this before. Eventually, all the grass turned gray. What caused this? And this is from Mr. Jimmy, right here in Shelby County. We know that Mr. Jim has never seen that before. – I’m with you, Jimmy. – Yeah, you never seen […]

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Getting a Warm-Season Lawn Ready for Winter – Family Plot

Alright. So Booker, let’s talk a little bit about putting the lawn to rest for the winter. And we have some questions for you. – Ok, ok. – So here’s the first question, what do I need to do to get my warm season grass ready for the winter? – One of the things, Chris, […]

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What Makes Fresh Cut Grass Smell?

You know that grassy smell right after you mow the lawn? It’s kinda fresh, or maybe reminds you of spring and warm weather. Grass doesn’t normally smell like that, though. So what’s the deal when it gets cut? Well, when their leaves are injured, grass and other leafy plants make organic compounds for protection. Some […]

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Brian Steensma Talks About Our Commerical Expo! – 2018

started out as a commercial open house event you know but it’s morphed over the last 18 years and to really it’s more now a thank you event to all of our customers and our vendors that we do business with throughout the year and it’s just fun to get everybody together in one building […]

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How to Overseed your Lawn – Tips from Pennington for Seeding

One of the surest ways to maintain a thick healthy lawn is to reseed routinely. At least once maybe even twice a year depending on the type of turf you’re growing. And for over 30 years, long before I became a TV gardener, I’ve used Pennington grassy because I get consistent results. But you can’t […]

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The American Lawn

We like grassland. It reminds us of the Savannah. And we evolved on the Savannah. We came down out of the trees, and we liked open land. And open land is safe. So, there may be some genetic proclivity we have for open grasslands, but that is not the same as the lawn. Lawns are […]

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VDOT: Robot mowers

My name is Ricky Cauthorne I’m a Maintenance Operations Manager at the Ashland residency. My name is Adam Bulluck. I’m a Transportation Operator II. We were looking for some innovative ways to do things we’ve typically done in the past with crew members And as you can see here, the slopes on here are pretty […]

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