Category Archives: Lawn Issues in the Press

I like to keep an eye on lawn issues in the press, so I will summarise any interesting articles or media which come up in this section of blog posts.

Plastic netting in turf – A nightmare for wildlife and gardeners

Over the past few years I have noticed a worrying increase in the use of plastic netting in new lawns. This plastic mesh not only makes carrying out some lawn treatments very difficult but it can harm wildlife and increase plastic pollution in the environment. Find out why farmers are growing plastic embedded turf and how you can avoid this new environmental scourge.