Search results for: “lawn fertilization environmental impact”

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    Use this checklist on fertilization to make your lawn healthy and attractive while minimizing the costs and damage to the environment. (3 pages)...
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    Thatch is the intermingled layer of living and dead grass stems, roots, rhizomes, and stolons that develops between the lawn's live green vegetation and the soil surface. A moderate thatch...
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    A preemergence herbicide is an herbicide that is designed to control weeds by interfering with seedling emergence following germination. They are commonly referred to in the lawn care industry as...
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    This publication explains how to keep a St. Augustine grass lawn healthy and attractive, with tips on mowing; fertilizing; watering; controlling weeds, insects, and thatch; and eliminating compacted soil. (4...
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    In Texas, this responsibility falls to the Agricultural and Environmental Safety (AES) Unit. The purpose of pesticide applicator certification requirements and minimum standards is to ensure that restricted pesticides are...
    Tractor applying pesticide to crops in a field
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    The dairy industry in the Southern Ogallala Region has grown rapidly in recent years. This publication outlines the industry's contribution by exploring economic and environmental impacts related to employment, water...
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    ...more than $2.1 billion to the state's economy. This publication will teach you about the details about industry income, employees, and economic impact. Note: This is a paid downloadable publication....
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    ...from Southwest Kansas through the Texas High Plains. This publication explains the impact of the beef industry on the water supplies and economy of the Southern Ogallala Region. (13 pages)...
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    ...to supply their needs. Current swine operations are large, capital-intensive, and labor-efficient. This publication examines the impact of the swine industry on the region's economy and water use. (12 pages)...
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    This publication outlines the overall economic impact of the sugarcane aphid during the 2014′ 2016 grain sorghum growing seasons in Texas. The findings are based on survey information regarding yearly...