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Sustainable Lawn Care Tips for the Fall: Building Healthy Soil for a Healthy Lawn

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Sustainable Lawn Care Tips for the Fall: Building Healthy Soil for a Healthy Lawn

Wondering what to do with all those fallen leaves? Instead of spending countless hours raking leaves, use your mower to "mulch in place" and chop the leaves into finer particles. Move any excess leaf material into your perennial flower beds or compost to help replace the need for mulch and synthetic fertilizers in the spring.  In addition, decaying leaves are also inviting to a host of beneficial organisms creating a healthy soil full of more

Also, consider these other more natural and sustainable ways of maintaining your lawn year-round

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