Does Your Lawn Need Core Aeration and Overseeding?

Does your New York yard have large thin or bare patches? Have you noticed that the soil on your lawn is dry and spongy? It might be time to think about core aeration and overseeding for your lawn, and the professionals at Griffin Organics have all the tools and experience needed to help keep your lawn healthy and looking its best. 

Learn the Ins and Outs of Soil Testing & Why You Need One

When faced with lawn problems, it’s important to determine the cause of your issues before wasting time and money. At Griffin Organics, we recommend starting with a complete lawn analysis through soil testing. The soil test will tell us your soil’s pH level, organic matter, nutrient contents, and soluble salts. Once the soil test results are returned, we can adjust one of our two lawn care programs to meet your lawn’s specific needs.

Scents that Attract and Repel Mosquitoes You Can Use to Your Advantage

Do you ever feel like you are the one who always gets bits my mosquitoes? It is true, mosquitoes pick and choose, but this doesn’t mean that person has to be you. Like humans, mosquitoes like and dislike certain scents, and once you know what those scents are, you can either obtain them or prevent them. Here are several tips for ensuring you are not the scent they prefer.

6 Reasons Organic Lawn Care Is The Better Option

From the reduced use of chemicals to the improved health of your lawn, there are many benefits to opting for a more eco-friendly approach to lawn care this summer. Here’s why organic lawn care is the way to go.

Be On The Lookout For Maple Decline This Summer

Maple decline causes our beloved trees to whither and will slowly die if left untreated. Here’s what you need to know about this common affliction and how to treat it.

How To Achieve Healthy Trees and Shrubs Without Chemicals

When your trees and shrubs are under attack from pests or disease, you want to help them! For many of us, the thought of using harsh pesticides makes our stomach churn. Thankfully, there’s an environmentally-friendly solution: integrated pest management. Keep your trees and shrubs healthy – without harming the environment!

How To Identify, Treat, And Prevent Common Lawn Diseases This Spring

Have you noticed bare or brown patches, thinned out grass, or a strange growth in your grass? Your lawn may have a disease. Learn how to identify and treat common lawn diseases with a fungicide treatment from Griffin Organics.

How To Protect Your Family From Ticks This Spring

For generations, the American backyard has been a symbol of safety and tranquility. Unfortunately, a rise in tick populations in recent years could threaten the safety and health of your family. Learn how to identify common tick species and protect your family when spring arrives.

How Mulch Can Give Your Garden A Boost

Mulch is an excellent resource that not only improves the health of your garden but also enhances the look of your yard. Learn how to calculate how much you’ll need and which type is ideal for your situation.

What is Winter Kill, and how Does It Affect Your Lawn?

Winters in New York can be harsh on our lawn, causing what is known as winter kill, or damage that occurs to a plant due to winter damage. This article talks about the most common types and what you can do to treat and prevent them.