Search results for: “lawn fertilization environmental impact”

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    Integrated Pest Management (IPM) can be used to control weeds, keep lawns healthy and protect the environment. This publication explains the steps to take in an IPM program and the...
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    St. Augustinegrass is a warm-season turfgrass with drought- and heat-tolerant qualities that is popular for home lawns. This publication discusses several strategies to the establishment and maintenance of St. Augustinegrass....
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    Chinch bugs can be extremely damaging to home lawns. Their feeding causes small yellow or brown areas on lawns. Chinch bugs can usually be seen on careful inspection of the...
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    Most homeowners do not consider lawn maintenance to be dangerous. However lawn mowers, trimmers, edgers, and other power equipment can cause minor to severe burns and lacerations, broken and dislocated...
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    This publication explains how to keep a bermudagrass lawn healthy and attractive with tips on: Mowing Fertilizing Watering Controlling weeds Insects and thatch Eliminating compacted soil. (4 pages)...
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    The United States tries to handle environmental problems primarily by regulating the use of natural resources. This affects farmers and ranchers in many ways. This publication discusses the various federal...
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    This publication provides science-based information on the history and distribution of wild pigs (Sus scrofa) in the US and how these animals negatively impact water quality....
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    An ethanol plant in western Kansas is contributing significantly to the rural economy of the region. This publication examines: Economic impact The plant's operation Inputs and products With this publication,...
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    ...or range cubes Increased operating costs Affects on a ranch's profitability This publication shows the analysis of five scenarios regarding the financial impact of purchasing vs. producing hay. (5 pages)...
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    ...of agricultural land with 830,000 acres in crops and 80,000 acres in pasture. This publication examines the area's agribusiness impact by sectors as well as current trends in crops, livestock,...