The Hays Daily News from Hays, Kansas on September 15, 2002 · Page 75
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The Hays Daily News from Hays, Kansas · Page 75

Hays, Kansas
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Sunday, September 15, 2002
Page 75
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FALL LAWN4EARE It is important to care for your lawn during the fall to maintain a vigorous lawn or revive a declining one, Below are the basics to follow. Mowing-Mow often enough so that no more than 1 /3 of the total leaf surface is removed. Continue mowing until it stops growing and becomes dormant. WINTERIZE YOUR YARD iCEGra-Mlhr/ BRAND Winterizer Fertilizer Specially formulated to help protect lawns from winter stress. Promotes vigorous root development during winter months. Encourages earlier spring green-up. 24-3-12 composition. 5,000 sq. ft. coverage. 554436 ACE #7014681 75,000 Sq. Ft. #7015225... 19.99 COVERS 5,000 SQUARE FEET •t€E tuim* 243-12. Fertilizing-Fall is an excellent time to fertilize. Use a winter fertilizer high in potassium to encourage healthy roots and plant vigor. Thatch Removal-When thatch is 1 /2" thick, dethatching can be beneficial. Be sure to allow at least four weeks of good growing weather following detharching, This give the grass time to recover before it becomes dormant. Aerating-Aerify compacted soils. Break up the soil cores by raking or mowing after aerification. This will help to promote seed growth. Weed Control- Perennial weeds, such as dandelions can be controlled with application of herbicides. Seeding-Now is the perfect time to establish new lawns or overseed thin or severely damaged lawns. 31 cc 15" Curved Shaft Trimmer 2-cycle trimmer with 15" cutting path features Bump Head line release. 0.080 diameter dual line. 705R #7106438 9" String Trimmer 1.8 amp motor Is ideal for light duty trimming. Compact and lightweight design for convenient maintenance trimming. Cord retention system prevents accidental cord disconnection. ST1000 #7096126 (Scores •BUEK&DECKHr Super Winterizer Feeds and strengthens lawn during winter months for a thicker, sturdier lawn. More greening power than regular Winterizer. Covers 5,000 sq. ft. 24-3-12 composition. 21105 #7034176 Ashless :-CycleOil AWIM-BOV 5 99 5 Gallon Poly Cos Container Made from tough, high density '< • poyethylene. With convenient top; and back handle-to carry and' pour with ease. 30833,11833'#70860 A enginel&oz.', 2-CycleOil v, , .Helps eliminate spark, plug fouling for a .-smoother running 19 89930 #7006646 •A - < • < &!,» r i<_ 9* JOE BRAND Poly Sprayer 18" brass rotating wand. Great for herbicide, insecticides and other chemical applications. 2.5-gal. sprayer with 2-gal. operating capacity. 2241A #74498 Expandable Steel Rake Rake adjusts jrom',8 1 ; to 22" widthfFeatures,all steel '-•'. . 'corj'strilc«on,wi»|i 36fsteel ->,', ^be^al^Wlle^^-f;, 2060'#705763'Ff< v S.;i^.ij:uV :'*"'C'^i Spring Brace Rake 22-tlne metal rake with 54" hardwood handle. Ideal for your outdoor clean-up. •1955500 #74978 ACE BRAND Gripmaster Gloves Knit backed glove keeps hands from sweating while the texturlzed rubber coating on the palm and fingertips helps to grip and protect. Knit wrist keeps out dirt. 65+ #732018+ Rodent Bait Handy place packs make control of norway rats, roof rats, and,house mice fast and easy. Just a single feeding delivers a fatal dose. 4 x 114 oz.pks. 327 #7110158 BRAND Ace 3-Pack Fogger Kills fleas, roaches, ticks, ants, spiders, wasps and other Insects. Each can treats an entire room. 3 cans/pack. 75701 #75701 ilCJP ' s f he PI a c e W i f h The ^H^B^i^«Hw» - " • , - .' , . • •• •. - • . . 220915-KC,LWTK,AK,HTWI,ARKC,MDM1,MDM2,MDM3,MDM4,MDM5,OKC,WSTX,WSKS,LIB,HAYS,TLSA,LEAV Page 4 of 8 H a r d w a r e F o I k s

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