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Ways to Help Increase the Effectiveness of Fungicides

Ways to Help Increase the Effectiveness of Fungicides

There has been an increase in reports of diseases that are resistant to fungicides all over the northeastern United States. We sell several different types of fungicides and have learned of various techniques that our customers use to help increase the effectiveness of the fungicides. Spring is a great time to apply preventative fungicides as …

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Developing a Pre-Emergent Strategy for Summer Weeds

Developing a Pre-Emergent Strategy for Summer Weeds

Developing a Pre-Emergent Strategy for Summer Weeds We are in the last week of February and spring will be here in less than a month. You should start developing a pre-emergent strategy for summer weeds now. Valley Green carries a large selection of pre-emergent herbicides for spring lawn care. When planning out your pre-emergent strategy, …

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questions on lawn thatch

Common Questions on Lawn Thatch

Common Questions on Lawn Thatch Thatching is one of the most important things a landscaper or homeowner can do in spring to help their lawn recover from winter. When thatch is allowed to build up, it can cause many problems when trying to grow healthy grass. By definition, thatch is a layer of mainly dead …

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Landscapers have many responsibilities to their clients and to the environment.

Controlling Invasive Plants in the Landscape

Landscapers have many responsibilities to their clients and to the environment. Landscape crews are often the first people who notice infestations of invasive plants. There are several ways of controlling invasive plants in the landscape both with invasive and non-invasive techniques. Invasive plants can be controlled with herbicides and Valley Green has a variety to …

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Preventing Frost Damage on Your Lawn

Preventing Frost Damage on Your Lawn

The northeast is experiencing its typical late autumn chill. Many people have been waking up to frost covering their lawns. There are some turf diseases that show up in winter, but people are often surprised to know that frost can cause lawn damage. Preventing frost damage on your lawn can be avoided by doing simple …

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Methods to Keep Your Grass from Dying in the Winter

Methods to Keep Your Grass from Dying in the Winter

The temperature in the northeast has many of us thinking of snow this week. Several areas experienced their first frost of the year. Many homeowners assume that lawns will be fine on their own in the winter. This is far from true and there are many things that need to be done to keep your …

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The Scary Things That Can Happen to Your Lawn During Winter

The Scary Things That Can Happen to Your Lawn During Winter

Halloween is in three days and Valley Green has been celebrating by educating customers about the scary things that can happen to lawns in winter. Disease, pests, and dead grass are just a few of the problems that can occur during winter in the northeast. Winter is coming pretty fast so make sure your lawn …

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Factors that Determine Cool Season Grass Growth

Factors that Determine Cool Season Grass Growth

Valley Green has specialized in providing cool season turf grass to our clients for over 20 years now. We have several custom cool season grass blends to suit both the home and commercial customer. There are several factors that determine cool season grass growth. Most of them are growing conditions. We are closing in on …

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