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Links & Reviews forLawn Talk

The following 70 sites have linked to our Lawn Talk website. Links to commercial products or enterprises do not constitute endorsement by University of Illinois Extension.

Lycos Internet Directory
"Fact sheets detailing a range of topics when caring for lawns."

New York Times Cybertimes
"Among the most valuable of grassy references sources on the web."

24 Carrot Garden Gardening sites - Gardener's Paradise
"Lawn Talk - University of Illinois Extension"


All Experts - Lawns - Weed Control
"This is a very good site in regard to cool season grasses. It will help you throughout the year in your quest for that great looking lawn."

All Experts - Lawns - Dead Lawn, Grass, & Transplanting Mums
"The site below is one of the best ones for northern Illinois. Some of what I am about to tell you comes from that site. http://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/lawntalk/"

All Experts - Lawns - Grass Seeding Bare Ground
"I am going to give you a web site that I believe will give you all the information you will need for a perfect lawn in the state of Illinois."






Best Lawn Care

Bushes.com - Outdoors - Lawn, Garden, & Landscape

Chicago Botanic Garden

Chicago Botanic Garden

Chicago Botanic Garden

Chicago Botanic Garden - Plant Information Links

Chicago Tribune
"I would recommend this site for lawn care for Northern Illinois. It contains information that you may find useful on dealing with patch diseases caused by fungi, which suggests avoiding heavy spring applications of nitrogen fertilizer, http://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/lawntalk/"

Chicago Tribune

City of Rolling Meadows (IL)

Donnan Landscape Services

Earth Developments, Inc. (Spring Grove, IL)



Farmboy Services

Gardener's Paradise - Links - Lawn Care Information for Northern Illinois

Gardener's Supply Company

Gardener's Supply Company

Gardening Launch Pad

"From the University of Illinois. Everything you wanted to know about northern lawns. Insects & disease, fertilization, grass selection, weeds and of course general lawn care. Question & answer forum."


Iowa State Department of Agronomy

Iowa State University - Soils and Plant Growth
"Nitrogen Fertilization Use of N Fertilizers (Understanding N Fertilizers) (Home Lawns)"

Joe Ant
"Offers thirty fact sheets on lawn care written by Bruce Spangenberg."

Joe Ant web directory

Kenosha Public Library - Home and Garden
"Lawn Talk - Presented by the University of Illinois Extension. There are 30 fact sheets on lawn care written by one of their horticultural educators, as well as a lawn Q and A section."


Lawngrass.com - Lawn Solutions For Your Location
"LAWN TALK - Illinois! GOOD SITE!"


LawnWeeds.com - Weed Identification

Living the Country Life

LycosZone How Stuff Works

Men's Gardening Club of Villa Park - Links Page

Michigan State Master Gardeners

Mirago UK Web Directory

New York State Turfgrass Association

New York State Turfgrass Association - Cultivation

Old Renwick Trail

Pest Control Canada

Plainfield (IL) Public Library District

Plainfield Public Library - Reference Services - Favorite Links

Rochester Gardening

Safer Pest Control Project

Safer Pest Control Project - Resources

Saorsa Media - Blog

UK Gardening Sites

University of Florida - IFAS Extension - Mowing Your Lawn
"Guidelines for Mowing Lawns Properly - University of Illinois Extension."

University of Florida Extension

University of Florida Extension

University of Florida Extension

University of Illinois Integrated Pest Management

University of Nebraska-Lincoln

University of Virgin Islands - Fertilizers
"Another interesting site from the University of Illinois provides an extensive discussion of lawn fertilizers and many other lawn care topics."

UNL Extension Horticulture - Landscapes, Crops, and a Safe Environment - Crabgrass

USA Gardening Sites

Webcompass.org - Home - Gardening - Landscaping
"Lawn Talk Fact sheets detailing a range of topics when caring for lawns. From the University of Illinois. http://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/lawntalk/index.html"

Wilmette Blog


Yahoo Answers - What does corn gulton do for a lawn?
"The University of Illinois has a very good web site for lawn care. I do not know where you live, so check with your local university extension service to see if they have similar information available to the public for your specific area. Regardless, checkout UofI's web site, its good info that applies to a wide range of areas with similar climates and grass types. http://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/lawntalk/"


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