(WZZM) - Have you noticed any moss in your yard yet? This could mean that your soil is compacted. Aerating is a good idea to fight this, as is applying Moss Control.
When putting down grass seed, Greenthumb Rick Vuyst recommends seed with endophytes, like Black Beauty. Endophytes are beneficial fungus that makes the lawn distasteful to insects and its also more drought resistant.
Azomite comes from mines in Utah and Rick also recommends using this around trees or vegetable gardens to replenish the soil.
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