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!

April 12, 2021
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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Fire Ants

Fire ants may be annoying, but they are also one of nature's most fascinating insects. From their notorious stings to their immense colony sizes, learn more about this common lawn pest.
March 26, 2021
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Why You Should Get Commercial Lawn Care This Spring

If you own or manage a commercial property, you've got enough on your plate. Leave the lawn care and pest control to the professionals at TruGreen. We'll take care of the landscaping so you'll always make a good first impression.
March 19, 2021
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Spring Checklist for Lawn Care

Things are starting to green up out there. Time to get a jump on your lawn care goals by following these helpful tips and tricks. For the best lawn care in the South, call the pros at TruGreen Midsouth.
February 22, 2021

Know Your Enemy: Common Spring Weeds of Southern Lawns

Before you start the 2021 war on weeds make sure you know what you are fighting. Knowing your enemy is key to winning any war. Take a look at these common weeds trying to invade your yard this year.
February 8, 2021
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Common Diseases That Attack Mississippi and Louisiana Lawns

Spring may be on the way but so are lawn diseases that affect southern lawns. Be careful, vigilant, and be able to spot the signs before too much damage is done. Keep reading to see how TruGreen Midsouth can help you.
January 25, 2021

Why You Should Let Professionals Take Care Of Your Yard In 2021

It's time to start thinking about your 2021 lawn care goals. Why not take a break from lawn care this year and let someone else take care of it for you? Call TruGreen Midsouth for exceptional lawn care.
January 11, 2021

Get The Most Out Of Your Fertilizer By Getting a Soil Test

Before you go out and spend an arm and leg on fertilizers you might not even need, get a soil test. Soil tests can tell you exactly what your soil needs and what it doesn't need.
December 21, 2020

Winter Gardening: Ways to Extend Your Garden’s Growing Season

There are many ways you can extend the growing season of your garden. Bring them indoors or get creative. Take a look at these winter gardening ideas. For the best lawn care in Mississippi and Lousiana call the pros at TruGreen Midsouth.
December 7, 2020

Winter Wildlife: How To Attract Birds To Your Yard This Season

Fall and winter is a great time for homeowners and birdwatchers to experience birds as some stick around all year and some migrate. You can get a good look at these birds if you design your backyard to attract them. Check out these tips on how to attract birds in the winter.
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.