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Old 08-18-2005, 12:19 PM
Sean Adams Sean Adams is offline
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Tip Of The Day 8/18/05

A member suggested we add a new section or portion of the site called the "tip of the day" so we will give it a shot and see if it is something people enjoy and look to. Here is the first piece of helpful information...

Grass plants are 75%-80% water. The actual grass clippings are 90% water. Grass clippings are 4% nitrogen, 2% potassium, and 0.5% phosphorus. Also, 90% of the weight of grass is in the roots. A single grass plant has almost 400 miles of root. A 50 by 50 foot lawn has enough oxygen for a family of 4, while absorbing carbon dioxide, hydrogen fluoride and perosyacetyle nitrate.
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Old 08-20-2005, 12:00 AM
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I think this is a good idea. I'll look at it everyday, thanks to whoever suggested it!

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Old 08-20-2005, 04:19 PM
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I agree this is a good idea. Congrats to whoever suggested this. I will check in regularly also.
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Old 08-21-2005, 06:12 AM
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This really is a great idea. Keep up the great work, Sean.
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Old 08-21-2005, 06:17 AM
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Another great idea Sean. Keep them coming.
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Old 08-23-2005, 02:55 PM
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Just noticed the new "Tip Of The Day" forum...great idea! I will be checking daily. This website along with have been a goldmine of information for me. Thanks!

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