Ask OSU Extension: Home Lawn Q&A

May 12, 2020 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm PDT

no cost

Contact for questions and requests for accessibility-related accommodations
Brooke Edmunds

Get your home lawn questions answered by the Oregon State University BeaverTurf Team! 

Join this live Q&A and get the most out of your green space! Bring your questions about irrigation, maintenance, fertilizer, weed control, pest management, mowing, and planting lawns.

This session is best suited for lawns growing west of the Cascades.

Hosted by:
Dr. Alec Kowalewski, OSU Extension turfgrass specialist
Brian McDonald, turfgrass research assistant
Emily Braithwaite, turfgrass research assistant

See also

Managing Moss in Lawns in Western Oregon

This video demonstrates how to identify and eliminate moss from your lawn. It is a companion to OSU Extension publication EM 9175. View it now

Brooke Edmunds, Alec Kowalewski | Dec 2017 | OSU Extension Catalog

Practical Lawn Care for Western Oregon

Describes options for different levels of lawn care – from keeping a lawn lush and green year-round to allowing it to go partially dormant in the summer. Discusses mowing, watering, fertilizing, and dethatching, and gives recommended schedules for each. Includes a list of additional resources.

Alec Kowalewski | Aug 2014 | OSU Extension Catalog

Fertilizing Lawns

Explains how to optimize a fertilization program for a home lawn. Discusses how to select and use fertilizers, the roles of various elements (nitrogen, phosphorus, potassium, sulfur, pH, calcium, magnesium, and iron) in lawn ...

Brian McDonald | Jan 2005 | OSU Extension Catalog

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