Deer In The Urban Landscape– Texas AgriLife Extension Service publication which lists deer “resistant” plants for the home landscape.
Lawn Fertilization FAQ– Texas AgriLife Extension Service publication offering a 10-point checklist for fertilization of warm-season grass lawns in Texas.
Lawn Fertilization For Texas Warm-Season Grasses– Texas AgriLife Extension Service publication answering frequently asked questions about fertilization of warm-season grass lawns in Texas.
Mowing Height and Frequency For Turf– Publication discussing and illustrating mowing height and frequency for various turf grasses.
Phosphorus-Too Much & Plants May Suffer–Texas AgriLife Extension Service publication which discusses the effects of using excessive phosphorus in lawn fertilization.
Thatch Management For Home Lawns–Texas AgriLife Extension Service publication discussing the causes and effects of thatch in home lawns.
The Do’s and Don’ts (and Why’s) of Fertilization–Fertilization recommendations as well as do’s and don’ts by Dr. James McAfee, Texas Cooperative Extension Turf-grass Specialist.
Tips For Calculating Surface Area–Fact sheet with quick steps for calculating surface area of lawns, landscapes, etc.
Transplanting Native Plants–Publication on tips and techniques for transplanting native plants
Turfgrass Establishment–Publication discussing factors to consider when establishing a new lawn.
Turfgrass Mathematics–Formulas to use for proper application of herbicides, pesticides, and other applications in lawns and gardens.
Winter Weed Control–Article from Texas AgriLife Extension Service’s “Turf Tips”. Provides details on pre-emergent herbicide applications and a list of products.