For those of us nuts who long for the lush blades of our cool-season lawns to proudly shine with green boldness, the harsh look of winter and its effects upon our land can be crushing to the soul. But, let us reassure you that whether you are facing general winter dormancy, snow mold, or vole/field mice damage, your lovely locks of green will return! Your lawn simply just needs to grow through these temporary problems and with your help, it can do just that.
In the video below, Allyn Hane, aka The Lawn Care Nut, talks through these simple steps to revive your lawn after the winter season:
- Light raking
- Feed your lawn
- Let the rain help it
- Mow it
You will find specific information about snow mold at the 4:50 mark and vole/field mice damage at 6:11.
Link to the video: https://youtu.be/smj_ku-ARLw?t=286
Keywords: rodent, mouse, vole, mice, field mice, snow mold, winter dormancy, winter, cool season