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Lawn Culture

Top of Mind with Julie Rose
  • Jun 15, 2021 8:00 pm
  • 13:35
Many American homeowners—and HOAs and city governments—are so attached to the idea of a trim, green lawn as a sign of responsible homeownership that they’re willing to dump billions of gallons of water and chemicals on their grass every day. Joan Nassauer, professor of landscape architecture at the University of Michigan, discusses how we can wean ourselves off our lawn addiction.