lawn care

September 6, 2018

Check out our team’s latest efforts in educating the public about our work.  We have a podcast, a blog post, and a lawn care calendar!

May 7, 2018

Extension educator Sam Bauer and Dr. Jon Trappe recently were guests on WCCO's Ask the Expert with Eric Nelson.  They discussed all kinds of topics relating to spring lawn care.

May 3, 2018

Wondering what you can do for your lawn now that it's finally spring?  Extension educator Sam Bauer will give you some spring lawn care tips!

October 2, 2017

By Sam Bauer

The optimal lawn seeding window is mid-August to mid-September.  If you missed that time frame, but you still want to seed this fall, my recommendation is to wait until November to seed. This practice is called dormant seeding and is certainly an effective way to introduce new species and/or varieties of turf into your existing lawn.

September 25, 2017

By Sam Bauer

It’s officially fall!  In a post that was originally published in 2015, Sam Bauer answers some common questions that homeowners may have about fall lawn care.

August 21, 2017