Turf and Garden Tips Podcast
Turf and horticulture experts detail best management practices in how to attain a great looking lawn and landscape with environmentally-friendly management strategies. What grasses and ornamental plants are best suited for your site? How do you establish or renovate a lawn or ornamental bed? How do you safely and effectively manage pests? The following podcasts can help guide you toward a healthy, happy lawn and garden!
Spring is a season with a lot of possibilities AND pitfalls in environmentally responsible lawn management. It is a season when almost anyone with a lawn is actually motivated to work on the lawn! If management strategies are done correctly, a homeowner is rewarded with a great looking, healthy lawn. Unfortunately, lawns that are mismanaged in the spring will likely remain a challenge for the rest of the year. Turf and Garden Tips offers timely tips that will help you have a great looking, environmentally friendly lawn and landscape.
- Shawn Askew
Assistant Professor, Department of Plant Pathology, Physiology, and Weed Science
- Mike Goatley
Extension Turf Specialist/Associate Professor, Department of Crop and Soil Environmental Sciences
- Joyce Latimer
Professor, Department of Horticulture
A lawn to Dye for
Watch Head Golf Coach Jay Hardwick and turfgrass experts provide lawn care tips at the Pete Dye River Course of Virginia Tech.
Topics include watering, fertilizing, mowing, soil testing, dealing with weeds, choosing the right grass, and combating diseases. More
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