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Controlling Fire Ants | Getting Rid of Fire Ants

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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.

Repairing Your Lawn | Lawn Repair Tips

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If your lawn has problem areas due to disease, an accidental fertilizer spill or just an area where the grass plants are thin, Southern States has solutions to fit your needs.

Controlling Moles, Voles and Shrews in the Lawn

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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.

String Trimmer Maintenance

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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

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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.

Reseeding your lawn

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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.

Choosing The Best Lawn Fertilizer

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A balanced application of good lawn fertilizer four times a year helps, but first you need to determine the best lawn fertilizer for your grass & area. Here are some tips and resources for additional lawn care information.

Simple Summer Lawn Care Tips

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Summer lawn care during the hot summer months involves three simple tasks: watering, mowing and fertilizing. Maintain lush, green grass with these summer lawn care tips.

Fertilizing Your Lawn In The Fall

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It’s natural to fertilize your lawn in the spring, but don’t let the cooler temperatures of autumn fool you. Fall is the best time to fertilize the grass, even better than springtime. After the summer’s heat and humidity, grass regains its strength before winter with a good fall fertilizing. It also helps grass develop a thick and deep root system, so it can survive next summer’s heat.

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