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Monday, 3 April 2017
Lawn Care: Questions and Answers
Q. We have very sandy soil. How often should I fertilise the lawn? A. Two to four light applications may be necessary for a very sandy soil. If you have silt loam, clay loam or organic soil then one or two light applications would usually suffice.