Trying to grow grass? Tackling stubborn weeds? NC State has an app for that

Just in time for spring landscaping, the North Carolina State University Turfgrass Program has launched the android version of its popular NCSU Lawn Care app. Focusing on the key categories of lawn care and maintenance, such as grasses, pest problems and irrigation, the app is a convenient, valuable tool for homeowners and commercial landscapers alike.

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New app IDs weeds, insects, diseases

From Delta Farm Press

The LSU AgCenter has developed a mobile Web application (also known as an “app”) that will allow soybean farmers to easily identify weed, insect and disease problems in their fields by just grabbing their smartphones.

Known as the Soybean Field Guide, the app can be easily accessed on a smartphone, such as an iPhone or an Android, or on an electronic tablet, such as an iPad. The app can also be viewed on a laptop or desktop computer.

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