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Find seasonal blog advice and topical blogs all about grass seed, fertilisers and wildflowers.

  1. 2018 Grass Seed Guide

    2018 Grass Seed Guide

    Want to learn more about what goes into our mixtures, and what makes them so different? Find out in our latest guide!

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  2. Why buy from an online grass seed shop?

    Why buy from an online grass seed shop?

    With almost 200 years’ experience we established The Grass People in 2015 as an online grass seed shop and from then it has gone from strength to strength.

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  3. Become a SUPERSTAR at home with our newest grass seed!

    Become a SUPERSTAR at home with our newest grass seed!

    We recognise not every homeowner wants the same lawn so we’ve expanded our grass seed mixture rang. Whether you want to make a STATEMENT, or be a SUPERSTAR we have the mixture for you.

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  4. How to protect grass seed from birds

    How to protect grass seed from birds

    So you’ve put in all the hard graft of reseeding or sowing a new lawn only for a flock of birds to come down and help themselves to a feast...

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  5. What happens to grass during winter?

    What happens to grass during winter?

    During the winter we know the lawn does not need to be mowed quite as often as in the spring and summer months, but why? What happens to grass and our lawns during winter to cause this?

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  6. The last lawn cut of the year

    The last lawn cut of the year

    Throughout the UK homeowners will be considering when to last mow their lawn. One thing for certain is that the last cut is never at the same time in Edinburgh as it is in Newquay, and it will be different everywhere in between.

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  7. Winter Fertiliser Guide

    Winter Fertiliser Guide

    At The Grass People we recommend feeding your lawn at least twice per year, once during the spring and again during autumn. An autumn/winter feed will perk your lawn up after a busy summer and protect the grass during harsh winter conditions.

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  8. How to manage your golf greens

    How to manage your golf greens

    It is said that a greenkeepers job is never complete, and we couldn’t agree more! Often, when a greenkeeper has one task completed and perfected – another one pops up.

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  9. How to repair divots on the golf course

    How to repair divots on the golf course

    A divot on a golf course tee or fairway is when the top layer of turf that is sliced off and sent flying as the iron enters the ground; and the resulting scar, or patch of bare earth that is left in the ground.

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  10. What grass seed is best for my paddock?

    What grass seed is best for my paddock?

    So you’ve decided to sow a new ley on your horse or pony paddock but which grass seed is best?

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