Top 5 Lawn Mowing Mistakes

1. Scalping

The fastest way to ruin turf is to cut it too short. Grass is simply a collection on plants and like nearly all plants, grass relies on photosynthesis for energy. Cutting off too much of a blade of grass can cut into its energy production and ultimately lead to unhealthier grass. Another reason to avoid mowing too low is the increased vulnerability to weeds. Taller grass can stop the sunlight from ever reaching low laying weeds such as crabgrass.

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