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The best fertilizer to use on a lawn depends on a number of factors, including which nutrients, if any, the lawn lacks and the type of grass being used, according to the University of Minnesota. The age of the lawn is an... More »

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For the best results with Scotts Step 2 lawn fertilizer, use a seed spreader and apply the fertilizer while the grass is wet. Apply it in the morning when the ground is still soaked in dew or after a thorough watering of... More »

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Some tips for installing a lawn through hand-seeding include buying top-quality seed, preparing the soil properly, using a fertilizer spreader to spread the seed, and watering. Another top tip for planting a lawn by hand... More »

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The best time to aerate a lawn is early in the growing season so the grass has time to heal and grow back. For warm-season grass, this means aerating in the late spring or early summer months. Cool-season grass does best... More »

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The best fertilizer for grass depends on how much nitrogen, phosphorous and potassium a lawn needs. To get fertilizer with the correct nutrients, experts recommend having soil tested. Private companies and many universit... More »

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One tip for fertilizing a lawn is to make sure that the fertilizer is appropriate for the type of lawn, with the correct ratio of nutrients. Using a slow-release fertilizer and using granules also help fertilize a lawn. More »

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The best time to mow a newly planted lawn is after the roots of the grass are established. Lawns that have been seeded typically require up to two months before they can be mowed. Seeded lawns can't be mowed until all of... More »

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