5 Beginner's Rules for Lawn Fertilizer Use in Maryland

Because our waters drain into Chesapeake Bay, we have stringent guidelines and laws controlling how much fertilizer and what types of fertilizer can be used in …
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5 Tips to Prep Your Lawn for Spring

Lawn Maintenance Now that the snow has melted away, you're left looking at what winter has done to your lawn. There's a good chance you have tree and leaf …
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The Best Fertilizer For Your Lawn And Garden

When trying to pick a fertilizer for your lawn and garden, you need to know a couple of numbers. These numbers will help you determine which fertilizer is best …
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Take Time to Fertilize Now for a Healthy Spring Lawn

After surviving the heat and burning rays of the summer sun, your lawn is probably relishing the excellent growing conditions provided by the fall …
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How To Prepare Your Lawn For Fall Reseeding

Fall is the best time to reseed your lawn because the seeds will have a chance to collect all of the necessary nutrients over the winter for rich growth in the …
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How to Protect Your Lawn from Doggy Destruction

  No matter how cute your dog is, it has the capability and potential to terrorize your lawn by creating brown spots or digging holes. Proper training can help …
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Organic Lawn Care, for the Bay

As part of Homestead's "Cherish the Chesapeake" Spring Open House, customers attended a talk about organic lawn care by a rep of the company that's been …
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Your October Lawn Care Checklist

Great Time to Feed the Lawn Fall is the BEST TIME to feed lawns - not spring when the TV pitchmen tell us to do it- and it can be done right up until the …
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It's Lawn-Improvement Time!

If your lawn doesn't look this good (and whose does?) then don't miss the best time to do something about it - between now and October 15 in our area.  Acting …
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More Lawn Tips from Mike McGrath

He's back - the ever-popular guru of gardening, Mike McGrath.  Mike's the former editor of Organic Gardening Magazine, host or visiting expert on numerous TV …
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Harry Says Feed Your Lawn!

 
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Gene's Tips for October in the Garden

On the first Tuesday of every month, Homestead's own garden guru Gene Sumi talks to our Golden Spades Club and the number one topic is always: what to do this …
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