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Q: What mowing height should I keep my lawn at before winter?

By Josh Friell, former graduate student, currently with The Toro Company

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1) For many cool-season grasses under typical lawn management, total dry clippings production may be in the range of 1-3 g per square meter per day or about 4700 kg per hectare per year.

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