Products: Lawn & Landscape

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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common questions on fall fertilization

Common Questions on Fall Fertilization

One of Valley Green’s most popular products is its fertilizer mixes and with fall coming up, we answer a lot of common questions on fall fertilization. Many homeowners assume that they should fertilize their lawn solely in spring, but it is very important to also fertilize the lawn in fall. Because we offer many different …

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Fall Turf Diseases

Fall Turf Diseases

Just because summer is almost over doesn’t mean you should stop being vigilant with your turf health. There are several fall turf diseases homeowners, superintendents, landscapers need to look out for. With the warm and wet summer the northeast had, fall turf disease could be quite prevalent this year. We have several products that combat …

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Keeping Fruit Trees Healthy during harvest time

Keeping Fruit Trees Healthy During Harvest Time

August marks the start of the fall picking season for fruit trees. Though it is a lucrative time for growers, it can be a harrowing time for the fruit trees themselves. Keeping fruit trees healthy during harvest time is a full-time job. If the trees are not well taken care of now, they may not …

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Early fall cool season grass care

Early Fall Cool Season Grass Care

Valley Green’s most popular grass seed mix is currently our cool-season grass seed mixes. The mixes include Kentucky Bluegrass, Fescues, and Perennial Ryegrass. Cool season grasses thrive in cooler weather so we have seen an uptick in customers coming in to order the mixes for fall overseeding. We have also answered several questions on early …

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Why Late Summer and Early Fall are Perfect Times to Overseed

Why Late Summer and Early Fall are Perfect Times to Overseed

We have been getting quite a bit of quote requests for grass seed the past few weeks. The suspected reason for this is that our customers are preparing for late summer and early fall overseeding. Spring, late summer, and early fall are optimal times to overseed. Overseeding is the process of covering dead and bare …

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