Is it OK to Plant Grass in the Fall in Minnesota?

According to the University of Minnesota at Morris, the best time to plant grass seed throughout the state of Minnesota is from mid-August to mid-September. Spring grass seed planting increases the growth of annual weeds in the lawn with the increase of moisture needed for grass seed germination.

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Jennifer Loucks has been writing since 1998. She previously worked as a technical writer for a software development company, creating software documentation, help documents and training curriculum. She now writes hobby-based articles on cooking, gardening, sewing and running. Loucks also trains for full marathons, half-marathons and shorter distance running. She holds a Bachelor of Science in animal science and business from University of Wisconsin-River Falls.