True North Times – July 2011 – The EXTREME Heat Issue

Howdy folks! It’s been a long time since our last issue, & has really felt ‘non stop’ around here since the ice storm in February. Can someone tell me what’s with this ‘all or nothing’ weather pattern? It’s eerily reminiscent of what we experienced last year, excessively wet spring, extremely hot/dry summer. In this issue, I want to share some information with what’s been happening in our company, with the weather, & things you can do to care for your lawn and landscaping! But first, allow us to brag a little about our…

The Weather of 2010

2010. The year of extremes. We started out with one of the wettest springs I can remember. This accelerated growth in plant material, which takes energy. Then July hit, and somebody ‘turned off the water’. Most of you already know, but if you don’t, Indiana experienced the longest overall dry/heat combination that the Hoosier state