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Five Spine Chilling Spiders Found In Utah and What You Need to Know

Spiders may be interesting to learn about, especially during this season when everything is creeping up on Halloween, but they are not fun to live with. Protect your Utah home and stop spiders and other insects in their tracks. Ferta-Lawn’s highly effective insecticide perimeter treatment services act as the first line of defense around your home. Our perimeter spray helps prevent spiders and other insects such as ants, wasps, earwigs, millipedes, roaches, and other household pests by creating a barrier between the outside and your home.

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Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Lawn Fertilization

September is a month full of activities. Kids are back to school, football is in the air, Halloween is around the corner, and soon old man winter will return. It is also the perfect month to start focusing on fall lawn care. One of the most critical aspects of lawn care during any season is fertilization. In this article, we explain the ins and outs of fertilization, what it’s made of and whether or not fertilizing in the fall is necessary. Why Fertilization Is So Important for Your Utah Turf Your turf’s soil is the heart of your lawn. It… Read more »

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Everything You Need to Know About the Grubs and Billbugs of Utah

It’s August in Weber County, Utah, and that means fun in the sun, attending the county fair, and preparing for the upcoming back-to-school season. With so much to do on the calendar this month, you don’t have time to worry about gross caterpillar-type worms ruining your lawn. That’s why Ferta-Lawn is providing you with everything you need to know regarding the two most common lawn surface insects ready to wreak havoc on your beautiful lawn. Read on to learn about grubs and billbugs, two creepy little buggers who pack just enough punch to destroy your turf without blinking an eye.… Read more »

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These Are The Best Shade Trees For Utah Yards

Summers in Utah can be sweltering. Growing a shade tree for your yard is a simple and elegant way to get some reprieve from the heat! Check out these lovely shade trees that do well in Salt Lake City yards!

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Utah Weeds That Pop Up In Summer

Is that clover or oxalis? Is that weird plant crabgrass? Learn how to identify the most common weeds we see here in Utah before your lawn is overrun!

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Everything You Didn’t Know About Wasps

We all know not to get too close to a wasp when we see one, but have you ever wonder where these stingy critters come from? Or how they build their nests? Stock up on your wasp trivia.

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What Causes Brown Spots In Your Lawn

That ugly brown spot in your lawn could be caused by any number of things. It’s important to know how to recognize the type of damage so you can treat and restore the turfgrass and the overall appearance of your lawn.

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