4/15/2013

To revive a lawn for spring, apply herbicide, turf-type fescue grass seed and organic fertilizer determined by the size of the yard, writes Steve Boehme, a nursery owner in Ohio. One of the most important steps is aerating the soil by pushing the aerator over an area multiple times in different directions. "Compacted soil is the enemy; weeds can grow there, but lawn grass will struggle," he wrote.

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