Moles, voles and shrews can wreak havoc on lawns causing damage to the root system of your grass and ruining the look of your lawn. Their tunneling may cause destruction to your flowers, vegetables and shrubbery. Once they have arrived, what do you do? The experts at Southern States can show you how to identify which burrowing creatures have invaded your yard and how to get rid of them.
Fire ants are a costly and sometimes painful pest, to farmers, especially so, as fire ants make pastures difficult or even impossible to use and fields a danger for anyone working there. Research is ongoing but there are products available now that you might want to consider that may keep the fire ants at bay.
It's important to maintain your string trimmer so that it will be ready when you need it. The lawn experts at Southern States have some advice for string trimmer care to keep your trimmer performing its best.
Solutions for Common Late Summer & Fall Lawn Problems
Late summer and fall are the perfect times to take action to help your lawn compete successfully with weeds in the spring and emerge from the winter looking its best. The healthier your lawn is, the less chance there is that weeds are able to compete successfully with your grass. Basic, easy and relatively inexpensive lawn management practices can help overcome late summer and fall lawn problems.
Learn how to reseed your lawn this fall. Southern States gives step by step instructions for preparing the soil, dethatching the lawn, sowing grass seed, watering and mowing for a beautiful, successful lawn.