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TruGreen MidSouth Lawn Care Articles

Interested in learning more about how to care for your lawn? Not sure how lawn care changes with the seasons? Read our blog for the latest information!

November 23, 2020

Southern Lawn Care: Fertilizing Your Lawn in the Fall

Winter lawn fertilization will improve the health and look of your grass in the spring. Learn the proper way to test and fertilize your soil by reading below. If you need help with lawn feeding, weeds, or pests, call the pros at TruGreen Midsouth.
November 9, 2020

Getting Your Mississippi and Louisiana Trees Ready For Winter

Trees in our yard are more exposed than the trees in the forest, leaving them susceptible to drought, diseases, and pests. Use the winter to give them more attention.
October 26, 2020
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The Importance of Cleaning Out Your Gutters

An important part of fall maintenance is cleaning out your gutters. Clogged gutters can cause a host of issues ranging from eroded landscapes to foundation damage to your home. Clogged gutters can also be attractive to pests like mosquitoes, mice, and squirrels. All it takes is a simple five-minute check to save you thousands of dollars.
October 12, 2020
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Fall Lawn Care Tips For Mississippi and Louisiana

As summer comes to an end, it’s time to start thinking about fall lawn care. Learn the different tasks you should be handling this fall and the benefits that come with each. For help from the professionals, contact TruGreen MidSouth.
September 21, 2020
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Create a Stronger Turf With Aeration

If your grass is not greening up after repeated fertilization attempts and not responding to water? The problem may be that your soil is compact. Compact soil robs your grass of essential nutrients, air, and water. At TruGreen Midsouth, we can alleviate compact soil and return your lawn to its former glory with our aeration and dethatching program.
September 8, 2020
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Keeping Pests Out of Your Home This Fall

As the summer winds down pests such as rodents and insects will be on the lookout for a place to spend the winter. Make sure that place isn’t your home by following these tips. For even more protection, call the pest control experts at TruGreen Midsouth
August 24, 2020
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Flea and Tick Prevention

Fleas and ticks are small blood-sucking insects that live in shady places in your yard and can spread deadly diseases such as Rocky Mountain spotted fever, Murine Typhus, and Lyme disease. Protect your yard and family this summer from biting fleas and ticks with year-long pest control from TruGreen Midsouth.
August 10, 2020
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Summer Lawn Care Tips

Summer lawn care consists of managing weeds and preventing them from going to seed in the fall, pest control to prevent turf damaging pests from ruining your yard, and core aeration to repair, enhance, and strengthen your grass. At TruGreen Midsouth, we can take care of all your lawn care needs this summer.
July 27, 2020
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Beneficial Insects for Your Lawn or Garden

As we head through the summer we have to consistently be on the lookout for pests that might damage our lawn and gardens. When we see […]
July 13, 2020
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Tips For A Mosquito-Free Summer

Summer is here in the south, and we can’t wait to start enjoying all that the outdoors has to offer. Unfortunately, nature also offers biting, annoying, […]
June 22, 2020
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Five Dangerous Plants To Avoid in Your Yard

As we head into the summer months in the south, many of us are going to spend much more time outside. During these strange times, when […]
June 8, 2020
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Attracting Pollinators to Your Mississippi Yard

Bugs, they aren’t all scary, biting, pests. Most insects are beneficial and an essential part of the ecosystem. Without these insects, our gardens would be lifeless, […]
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