Lawn Care & Pest Management Tips, Forums and Resources
When working on your yard, it is essential to know everything you what your lawn needs and how to handle the potential issues that can arise. Being able to identify what types of grass are common to your area or what treatments are most effective are two integral parts of keeping your yard healthy year-round. The experienced professionals at Lawn Doctor have collected these lawn maintenance resources to help make sure you are equipped with the information you need to keep your lawn looking its best.
The Lawn Institute (www.lawninstitute.org)
Find out more on the benefits of lawns, different types of grasses and their care tips & guidelines.
Hear from experts and find out what other homeowners are asking and learning about in the tips and forums of this helpful website.
Project EverGreen (www.ProjectEverGreen.com)
This nonprofit group offers tips and facts on why keeping green spaces well-maintained are so important.
Local Agricultural Cooperative Extension office lookup (http://www.csrees.usda.gov/Extension/index.html)
Find and contact your local Agricultural Cooperative Extension office for detailed information about your area's climate and environmental conditions.
National Pest Management Association (http://www.pestworld.org/consumer/default.asp)
Dedicated to helping you protect your property and your family's health, this nonprofit organization provides up-to-date information about lawn pests and pest issues in your area.
Responsible Industry for a Sound Environment (RISE) (http://www.pestfacts.org/)
This nonprofit Web site provides science-based information about the responsible use of pesticides to manage the threat pests pose to human health and safety.