CollectionCollection consisting of informational documents about lawn care in Central Oregon.
Lawn and Turfgrass
Deschutes County Extension Event
ArticleDuring the summer, nearly half of all residential water in Oregon is used to irrigate landscape areas around homes. A significant reduction in water use can occur by using efficient water ways to maintain our lawns and gardens. The Lawn Watering Guide offers suggestions to gain efficiency while maintaining an attractive lawn
Once or twice a summer I treat my lawn with weed & feed and spray on weed killer for lawns. Is it safe to use compost made from the lawn clippings? How long should I reasonably wait to use clippings for compost, and is it safe to use the compost in my vegie garden the following summer?
OSU Extension CatalogThis video demonstrates how to identify and eliminate moss from your lawn. It is a companion to OSU Extension publication EM 9175. View it now
OSU Extension CatalogThe mild, wet winters in western Oregon encourage the growth of lawn mosses. This publication describes the factors that contribute to this growth and provides tips for reducing problems. It is a companion to OSU Extension video EM 9176.
OSU Extension CatalogEsta publicación describe opciones para varios niveles de mantenimiento del césped—desde las prácticas necesarias para mantener un césped densa y verde durante todo el año hasta los cuidados limitados de un césped que se torne color café en el verano. Trata los temas del corte, el riego, la...
OSU Extension CatalogWhen water supplies are restricted, you can keep your landscape healthy by developing water priorities, applying water efficiently, and modifying your maintenance practices.This publication is available as a PDF and as an eBookLearn more about downloading OSU Extension eBooks.After downloading and...