Here comes Spring flowers – and weeds

thackstone2013Spring is here and now we can enjoy the beauty of blooming flowers. But there is a downsize to Spring – weeds in natural grass yards. I noticed my neighbors are putting weed and feed chemicals on their yards as they do every year. Most of the chemicals can eventually run off into our streams, rivers and water supply. These chemicals could be eliminated from runoffs if we would use artificial turf to replace traditional grass. Not only is artificial turf low maintenance, but remains beautiful all year long — and for many years.The Grass Queen