Category Archives: Yard Care

Put the rake away and mulch your leaves

Thinking about raking your leaves this weekend? Think again! Your leaves are full of nutrients that should be returned to your lawn. Rather than bagging your leaves and hauling them away mow them up and return the organic matter to the soil. [caption id="attachment_2823" align="alignnone" width="307"] Here are two lawns that we mulched. Not a…
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Flame Weeding

Flame weeding seen as alternative to herbicide control Stevan Knezevic, University of Nebraska-Lincoln professor of agronomy and horticulture, weed science, has been working with U.S. propane officials to develop flaming equipment, techniques and guidelines for farmers who are looking for an alternative to herbicide weed control programs. (Loretta Sorensen/Midwest Producer) September 04, 2013 9:55 am…
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