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Early Fall Drought & Its Impact on the NRV

By |2019-11-02T14:53:46+00:00November 1st, 2019|News|

We started off fall with abnormally high temperatures and low rainfall totals that put the New River Valley into drought conditions. As of October 22, our area was still in a moderate drought, according to the National Weather Service in Blacksburg. Since then, we have received several widespread rain events, including severe storms, that

The Benefits of Fall Seeding

By |2019-10-02T01:52:05+00:00September 30th, 2019|News|

We’ve officially entered fall as of last week, but the weather here in the New River Valley felt much more like summer for the whole month of September. With high temperatures and extremely low rainfall totals, the lawns in our area are looking more like they often do in mid July—dry and brown—than they

4 Ways to Prepare Your Lawn & Landscape for Spring

By |2019-02-14T16:10:56+00:00February 13th, 2019|News|

Here in the New River Valley in mid February, most are still in winter mode. Punxsutawney Phil’s prediction of an early spring, followed by several unseasonably warm days may have temporarily shifted some of us out of that. But with the return of more average winter-like temperature to our area, it’s hard to tell