We offer weekly watering recommendations to give your yard just the right amount to drink.
If you choose to water your lawn, follow Oregon State University Extension Service guidelines to maintain a healthy lawn in western Oregon. Watering is only one step for keeping your grass green throughout the summer.
You can pick up your Green Grass Gauge at locations around town starting in June.
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Watering recommendations for the week of May 19 - 25, 2018:
Water your lawn and flowers: 0.89 inches
Tip of the week: Hand-water newly planted annuals or vegetable starts to give them the extra water they need for the first few weeks after planting, rather than turning on the whole sprinkler system.
Follow these easy steps for using your green grass gauge:
If you're curious about the last few years of weekly watering recommendations for comparison to current recommendations, you can check it out.See more
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