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trying to build a lawn

Discussion in 'General Industry Discussions' started by lawnguyz2k3, Apr 18, 2005.

  1. lawnguyz2k3

    lawnguyz2k3 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 25

    How can i grow grass on an old corn field the dirt is as hard as a rock i tried i put down seed it washes away even with the ground thatched up! Is there a special seed i can put down that will grow in anything or a good fert. thanks Dave :help: :help: :help:
  2. wally world III

    wally world III LawnSite Member
    Messages: 128

    loosen soil
    put down seed, fertilizer ie: 10-10-10, straw

    and watch it go................

    then, 6 wks later seed , fert 10-10-10

    then, after labor day seed, fert 10-10-10

    then, 6 wks later seed, fert 20-10-10

    excellent lawn :blob3: :blob3: :blob3:
  3. lawnguyz2k3

    lawnguyz2k3 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 25

    thanks ill try it i hope something works!

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