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A lawn expert, Mike Seaton, F.Inst. G (Dip), came to inspect my lawn. Mike is Managing Director of The Lawn Company and Editor of Grass Clippings.  Those initials after Mike’s name mark him down as a Fellow Member of the Institute of Groundsmanship. Mike is the lawn world’s equivalent of a Harley Street specialist.  I showed him our back lawn, which we like to think of as our best bit of turf. It was before the drought and the lawn was looking pretty splendid, though I say so myself.

Mike crouched down, had a quick rummage, pulled a face. ‘Eighty per cent weed,’ he declared.  Furthermore, with a quick glance at the patterns on the lawn he was able to tell precisely what type of lawn-mower I used — and that I needed to change the blade on my sit-on mower.   Here was a herbicultural Hercule Poirot

Quentin Letts - The Daily Mail

 

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Lawn Care Articles From a Team of Lawn and Turf Experts
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  2. We often get asked by lawn owners the best remedy of controlling weed grasses in lawns. Just because it is...
  3. Turf experts are advising homeowners to avoid watering established lawns after one of the driest starts to the summer for...
  4. When waging a campaign, it always pays to know your foe. Moles are highly specialised creatures, and it is worth...
  5. A weed is simply a plant growing in the wrong place. Such as your driveway, patio, terrace, fence line, car...
  6. When and how much water should you give your lawn in the summer months? The Met Office were predicting a...
  7. Dry Patch is a little known problem of turf in amateur lawn circles but one that has an incredible impact...
  8. With only 0.8mm of rainfall received in the 21 days of June to date, we are very much in a...
  9. Who better to train you in the safe use of pesticides than an organisation that is doing what you will...
  10. An individual with extensive skill and or knowledge in a particular field is said to be an expert. An expert...
  11. It's the start of Royal Ascot today in the Royal County of Berkshire. Britain’s most popular race meeting, welcoming approximately...
  12. There are a lot of Landscapers and Gardeners who 'claim' to know a lot about lawn and grass. There are...
  13. There is a lot of Red Thread Disease around at the moment so time to step up your feeding programme...
  14. Top dressing a lawn is the term used to describe the careful application of a loam, sand or clay material...
  15. Applying fertiliser is a daunting thought for some lawn owners but you can sleep at night, and not worry that...

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