Does your grass have a red thread infection?

By | 15/05/2012

In the England, we are currently experiencing a prolonged period of warm, wet weather. Such conditions are perfect for the spread of fungal infections throughout lawn turf, as damp grass traps spores and creates the ideal environment for their growth. The most common, especially at the moment, is the fungus commonly called “red thread” (laetisaria fuciformis), and I… Read More »

Rain, rain and more rain!

By | 29/04/2012

Nearly three weeks of heavy April showers  in 2012 and lawns all over south Manchester are starting to look lush and green, if not a bit soggy!If you are experiencing a lot of rain and your lawn is looking rather drowned at the moment the most important thing you can do is keep off it as much as… Read More »