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Work, work, work

Work till you’re musclebound all night long. Work till you’re musclebound all night long. Gotta work till you’re musclebound all night long. Gotta work till you’re … (und so weiter, und so weiter)

Mowing the lawn without a plug or petrol

As the lawn-mowing season nears an end, I’m reflecting on how I’ve finally found an approach to maintaining the back lawn that suits my gardening style. 371 more words

Tools And Tasks

It helps to mow

Turns out, of all the chores the Sweeney children have attempted, they act as though mowing is the most enjoyable. I think it is for the same reasons I enjoy mowing: relative solitude, soothing vibrations from the mower’s humming engine, and feeling of accomplishment — after all, the grass behind you is shorter than the grass in front of you. 77 more words


Thin third cut

So here we are, coming to the end of our 2016 harvest with just this grass and a bit of straw left to do. This will be the 4th season since we took on the farm from my father and even though a lot has changed, and plenty scrapped, it seems as though the project list keeps growing. 88 more words


Reduced Mowing Intervals for Alexandria Parks| News Release | City of Alexandria

Reduced Mowing Zones Designated in City Parks

For Immediate Release: September 14, 2016

Consistent with the City Council adoption of the FY 2017 operating budget, the Department of Recreation, Parks & Cultural Activities (RPCA) implemented reduced mowing intervals, increasing mowing intervals from 12 days to 14 days in all City parks, and portions of 22 parks have increased mowing intervals to a 28-day or biannual basis. 178 more words


Box Hill Lawn Mowing: Four Amazing Tips for a Beautiful Spring Garden

When should you start preparing your garden for spring? Any savvy gardener will tell you that the perfect time to do so is when the snow and ice begin to melt. 114 more words