*99% of bugs are beneficial to land
*There are only 4 bad bugs to look for in lawns
*Nematodes are the same cost of convention applications
*Applying pre-emergents takes away the ability to over seed
*Synthetic fertilizers creates soil conditions that crab grass likes to thrive in
*All chemicals are counter productive to a healthy system
*Organic Matter holds water better
*In one teaspoon of soil there are 1 billion bacteria, 6-9’ fungal strands, etc.
*Clover pulls Nitrogen from the air and releases it in soil
*Applying fungicides kills good & bad fungus so grass could have a serious out break
*Top dress with biological compost to keep good fungus instead
*Do not apply before the problem & do not treat the symptom
*Not treating with fungicides solves problems
*Timing is critical
*Monitor your land. Determine what is there. Determine threshold levels.
*An educated eye is valuable to every property