430-521 (SPES-212P)

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Authored by Michael Goatley, Jr., Extension Turfgrass Specialist, Virginia Tech

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Using a rotary or mulching mower as a leaf management tool has proven to be a relatively cost effective and time-saving means of leaf disposal, increases soil organic matter content, and it is another way of keeping landscape waste out of the landfill.

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Issued in furtherance of Cooperative Extension work, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Virginia State University, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture cooperating. Edwin J. Jones, Director, Virginia Cooperative Extension, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg; M. Ray McKinnie, Administrator, 1890 Extension Program, Virginia State University, Petersburg.

Publication Date

July 10, 2020