Lawn & Pest Management Services for Jacksonville Florida
5084 Taylor Creek Dr, Jacksonville, FL, US
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06 Aug 2016
ZIKA

ZIKA INFO

What we know

  • Zika is spread mostly by the bite of an infected Aedes species mosquito (Ae. aegypti and Ae. albopictus). These mosquitoes are aggressive daytime biters. They can also bite at night.
  • Zika can be passed from a pregnant woman to her fetus. Infection during pregnancy can cause certain birth defects.
  • There is no vaccine or medicine for Zika.
  • The Florida Department of Health has identified an area in one neighborhood of Miami where Zika is being spread by mosquitoes. Learn more.
31 May 2016
mosquito Control

Chikungunya Fever (CHIK)

Chikungunya fever (CHIK) is an infection caused by the Chikungunya virus (CHIKV). The virus is spread through the bite of an infected mosquito, similar to West Nile and dengue viruses. The Chikungunya virus was first identified during an outbreak in 1952 in southern Tanzania, although it is suspected to have been present in Africa and Asia for much longer.
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29 May 2016

Turf Fertilization Program

How to Develop A Turf Fertilization Program

Beautiful lawns are planned and created. A good turf fertilization program is an essential part of every great looking lawn. This page will give you the basic information you need to develop a fertility program. Almost all lawn fertilization programs are based on the Nitrogen (N) element. This is because nitrogen is the nutrient consumed by grasses in the greatest amounts. Furthermore, each grass type has a maximum amount of N that can safely be applied per growing season.

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25 May 2016
mosquito Control

Keep Mosquitoes out of Your Yard

Summer is synonymous with many things: baseball, fireworks and unfortunately, mosquitoes, which can ruin a summer barbecue faster than a rotten hamburger.

But they can also transmit serious diseases including West Nile virus and malaria, and can expose dogs to heart worm. A September 2012 report by the World Health Organization and Environmental Protection Agency estimates that 300 million people worldwide are infected with mosquito-borne illnesses each year.

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25 May 2016
Maintenance of Zoysia Grass

Maintenance of Zoysia Grass

Nutrient Management

Proper fertilization and Maintenance of Zoysia Grass is very important for sustaining a healthy lawn. Fertilization and other cultural practices influence the overall health and quality of the lawn and reduce its vulnerability to numerous stresses, including weeds, insects, and disease. It is very important that anyone fertilizing their lawn be familiar with and follow the Florida Friendly Landscaping Best Management Practices (BMPs).

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