How to Eliminate Creeping Charlie Like a Boss

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Ground ivy is one of the most common and difficult to control weeds that homeowners deal with all over the country, including in Massachusetts. This aggressive, low-growing perennial prefers shady and moist areas. It establishes roots wherever the leaf attaches to the stem, making it difficult, if not impossible, to remove by hand. Also known […]

Warning: MA Mosquito Season is Still in Full Swing

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Now that the weather is beginning to cool down, many Massachusetts residents are starting to worry less and less about insect born diseases from ticks and mosquitoes. The vigilance that occupied their days in the spring and summer is dwindling. But cool fall weather means many will once again be spending more time outdoors, especially […]

Warning: Ignoring These Steps Will Put Your Lawn in Peril

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Don’t think that you can ignore your lawn now that the grass is growing slower and the weather is getting colder! Stopping now is a mistake that many people make in regards to their Massachusetts lawn care needs. But proper lawn care in the fall is one of the most important things you can do […]

What is EEEV, and Should You Be Concerned?

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Many southeastern Massachusetts communities have received a designation of “high risk” for exposure to the Eastern Equine Encephalitis virus. Several more have received a moderate risk designation. If you are living in Massachusetts, this is a mosquito control issue you can’t ignore. What is Eastern Equine Encephalitis Virus? The Eastern Equine Encephalitis virus (EEEV) spreads […]

Ten Fun Facts About Watermelon for National Watermelon Day

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Tomorrow is National Watermelon Day! Nothing says summer like a day outside with a big, juicy slice of watermelon. We hope you have taken care of your MA mosquito control issues so you can enjoy a fun day in the sun and celebrate! Here are some fun facts about watermelons that we have put together […]

Why Japanese Beetles are the Worst

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A primary lawn care concern in MA during this time of year is Japanese beetles. If you have signs that this pest has invaded your landscape, we have some information that will help you decide what to do next! What are Japanese Beetles? Japanese beetles are an invasive species from, you guessed it, Japan. They […]

How to Celebrate National Picnic Month Like a Boss

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Did You Know that July is National Picnic Month? Nothing beats a summer picnic with friends and family. After a slew of cold and rainy months that keep us inside, the beautiful and sunny month of July is a great time to be outside with friends and family, eating watermelon and chicken salad sandwiches, followed […]

Red Thread Disease

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A common lawn disease seen this time of year is known as red thread disease.  The fungal infection earned its name because of the red or pink webbing, or thread, appearance it creates in your lawn.  The thin strands protrude from grass blades and thrive in warm, moisture-rich environments. With regular organic lawn care in […]