Do Nematodes Kill Your Lawn?

Plant-parasitic nematodes are microscopic roundworms that can kill grass and turf by sucking nutrients out of root cells. Nematodes can definitely kill your lawn if they are not prevented. Do this by using sterile soils and keeping the garden area clean.

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D.M. Cameron was a journalist and editor for wire services, newspapers and magazines for more than 20 years. In addition to editing and ghost-writing non-fiction books, Cameron now writes for several websites and trade journals. Cameron's degrees include a Bachelor of Arts in journalism from Penn State.