Lawn & Garden

A variety of lawn and garden articles including maintaining a well-manicured lawn, creating the perfect garden and safety tips before you start.

3 money-saving tips for creating an eco-friendly lawn & garden

(BPT) – More and more Americans enjoy spending time outdoors and are looking for ways to achieve their backyarding goals without breaking the bank. Licensed landscape contractor, author and TV personality Sara Bendrick offers these eco-friendly tips on how to create your ideal lawn and garden that are not only sustainable but can lead to

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Dreaming of spring? Check out National Garden Bureau’s 2023 Green Thumb Award Winners

(BPT) – Do the cold winter months have you dreaming of flowers blooming and digging in warm soil? Get ready for spring with National Garden Bureau’s (NGB) newest Green Thumb Award Winners for your garden. NGB, the 102-year-old nonprofit organization that promotes and inspires gardeners, recognizes the most innovative plants and helpful gardening products to

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Maintaining a viable tool box: The benefits of atrazine for weed control

(BPT) – A valuable weed control product could come under tighter use restrictions if the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) moves forward with a new aquatic ecosystem concentration regulation for atrazine, decreasing the equivalent level of concern (LOC) from 15 parts per billion (ppb) to 3.4 ppb. The agency is accepting comments for the proposed rule

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It’s camping season! 5 ways to avoid or soothe pesky bug bites and itches

(BPT) – Who doesn’t love a family camping trip? We all look forward to that time outdoors when you can hike, swim, roast marshmallows and sleep under the stars. However, one of the biggest challenges for campers is dealing with bug bites and rashes. It’s hard to enjoy ghost stories under the stars when you’re

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