Earthworms: Free fertilizer for lawns

The best method to judge the health of the soil beneath a lawn is to discover how many earthworms are present.

5 Lawn watering myths debunked!

Fifty to 75 percent of all drinking water used in municipalities goes to watering lawns and gardens. In dry summer months that can increase to 80 percent or more. The amount wasted can be enormous. As population grows, more and more water is being drawn out of underground aquifers more quickly than the aquifers can recharge. Above ground reservoirs also become stressed.