According to one estimate, 40 million acres of land is devoted
to turf grass in the United States with nearly 75 percent in home lawns and
more than 30 billion dollars spent on annual lawn maintenance. It is no wonder
that the large amount of resources allocated to lawn care and the impact that
they have on the environment has called the sustainability of lawns into
It is important to practice responsible lawn care to maintain
your green lawn and natural environment surrounding your home garden.