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Strategic Lawn Mowing

Q: I’ve always wanted my lawn to have those neat cross-hatch patterns like the pros do. How do I mow to get those patterns? – A Reader, via email A: Mowing in a specific pattern isn’t the only way, nor the best way, to get those neat checkerboard stripes. A Continue reading →

Digging in Ground with Shovel

Call 811 before every digging project, large or small

(BPT) – With the snow melted and the ground thawed, many eager homeowners and landscape professionals are ready to start projects that require digging this spring. During this transition into “digging season,” Common Ground Alliance (CGA), the association dedicated to protecting underground utilities and the people who dig near them, Continue reading →

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Backyard Beekeeper Has Neighbor Buzzing

Q: My next-door neighbor informed me yesterday that he intends to set up a beehive in his yard. Is he even allowed to do this in a populated area? We both have half-acre lots, and he says the hive likely will be located in a far corner, but I see Continue reading →

Ted Hosmer Lawn & Landscape

Ted Hosmer Lawn & Landscape

Business Description: • Lawn care and maintenance, fertilization programs • Full nursery with bulk mulches, stone products and unique plant materials • Custom garden and hardscape design • Site and planting plans; irrigation, landscape lighting, fencing, garden structures • Commercial and residential services Business History: • Started by Ted Hosmer Continue reading →