Agway DIY-Why Lime A great lawn begins with properly balanced soil. Lime helps balance your soil to the optimum pH level for healthy grass growth. If your soil is too acidic then nutrients will not be available to the plants even if they are present in the soil. To LOWER soil acidity we need to RAISE the pH value. To do this, simply add lime. To find out how much lime you need, you should test your soil.
A thick green lawn requires proper care and the right nutrients at the right time during the growing season. Get your lawn off to a great start this spring by watching this video and learning the tips and techniques of spring fertilizing that will ensure a season of lush, green grass.
Achieving a lush lawn doesn't have to be a constant struggle. And you don't have to pay big bucks for a lawn service to douse your yard with chemicals either. Growing healthy, green grass is mainly just a matter of knowing what to give your lawn, and when to give it.