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Here in Rochester, NY and Monroe County, we’ve experienced a hot and dry summer. You’ve probably noticed your lawn has turned an ugly shade of yellow or brown. This is not uncommon, and usually, the turf will go dormant without adequate water. However, in severe drought areas, the grass can actually die. To keep your… Read more »

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The Emerald Ash Borer, or EAB, has been on our radar since 2009, when they first started to invade New York State. Originally from Asia, these beetles are believed to have made their debut in North America via wooden packing materials from China. Regardless of how EAB arrived, these little insects are responsible for the… Read more »

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For homeowners and lawn enthusiasts, fairy rings (sometimes called fairy circles) are not magical nor good luck as the name implies. Instead, fairy rings are an annoyance that requires a little extra time and attention to control. What is a Fairy Ring? Fairy rings are identified by a circle of lush, dark green grass, ranging… Read more »

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Photo by Torsten Dettlaff from Pexels Summer has officially arrived, and people all over Rochester are ready to pull out the lawn chairs, kiddie pools, and fire pits. But what about the grass under these fun toys and lawn accessories? Leaving them in one spot almost always results in dead grass. Keep reading for a… Read more »

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Not sure if you need to put mulch down around your trees and shrubs? It may be easy to overlook this yard chore, but it is important to keep this on your To-Do list. Here are the top 3 reasons why you should be mulching this spring: 1. Mulch protects Against Heat and Cold Let’s… Read more »

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We’ve heard a lot about prevention these days. Want to prevent heart disease? Exercise and eat healthily. Cold and flu prevention? Take your vitamins, cover your coughs and sneezes, and get a flu shot. And those darn cavities? Prevent them by flossing and brushing daily. It might seem annoying to hear all of these prevention… Read more »