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I moved into the house in 2008, The front yard was all dirt, I turned on the sprinklers and mowed the weeds. Last winter it all died off, I planted seed a few times this year and fertilized appropriately, I dont know what kind of fertilizer I used as its in the shop right now but it came recommended for our area from the local ACE. I used a spreader for both the seeding and fertilizing. Below is a picture of it earlier in the year.
http://www.foothillherps.com/images/lawngrass.JPG
I know that chances are its mostly weeds but it looked damn good before it all started turning brown. Is there anything I can do to it now ASAP to start making for a better healthier lawn that will live through the seasons? It rarely drops below freezing here, maybe only a week out of the year, we are below the snow line and have only gotten snow that didn't really stick 2 times over the past ten years.
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