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Consider the options when buying a lawn mower

Jun 16, 2017
Gas-powered, electric and push mowers have different strengths

By Kym Pokorny
Jun 16, 2017

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Wet weather invited crane flies to invade lawns

Apr 28, 2017
Larvae feed on grass and leave swaths of brown patches that can be repaired

By Kym Pokorny
Apr 28, 2017

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If you mind moss, get on board with preventative measures

Apr 17, 2017
Moss will return if underlying reasons for its growth aren't addressed

By Kym Pokorny
Apr 17, 2017

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New OSU slug expert will help Oregon farmers combat the slimy pests

Apr 11, 2016
Rory McDonnell studies environmentally friendly slug control methods--such as essential oils from plants

By Gail Wells
Apr 11, 2016

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Spiff up lawns after a tough summer

Aug 21, 2015
A one-day renovation will rejuvenate grass

By Kym Pokorny
Aug 21, 2015

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Two ways to uproot your lawn

Jul 12, 2013
Grass lawns are the default for most yards, but a few people realize there are other options, like edible landscaping, a bark dust yard or low-maintenance groundcover.

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OSU Study Finds Optimal Treatment for Fast, Healthy Putting Greens

Jan 26, 2011
Oregon State University study finds daily mowing and rolling makes golf balls roll farther on putting greens.

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What's the best grass mixture for a western Oregon lawn?

Apr 1, 2005
What's the best grass mixture for a western Oregon lawn?

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It is best to cut grass often and leave clippings on lawn

Feb 19, 2003
In case you've been wondering what to do with your grass clippings, just leave them on the lawn.