Brock Farms - Freehold

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Brock Farms - Colts Neck

Call Now: 732-462-0900 375 Route 34 Colts Neck, NJ 07722

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Are You Ready? If you haven't done so already because the soil temperature was too cold, it's time to get ready for lawn care. On a day that the ground is dry, clear the lawn of leaves and debris. If you are not seeding, apply Green Up with Crabgrass Preventer and Mag-I-Cal on the same day. If you are seeding, apply our Crabgrass Preventer plus New Seeding Fertilizer  and Mag-I-Cal on the same day.   Pesky Dandelions In the late spring, dandelions appear quickly once the temperature rises. Many times this happens one to two weeks after your first application of Green-Up plus Crabgrass Preventer has occurred. At this time, we recommend our  Read More April is National Lawn Care Month

8 Seeds to Start

Spring is finally here and it’s time to garden! Though the weather is in the midst of changing, you can still get out and plant. Use the last of your cool-weather seeds along with crops that thrive in slightly warmer climates. Here are our top plants to add to your garden in early spring! It’s our favorite time of year again, spring is here! This marks the start of prime time gardening season as the weather begins to warm up. Now’s the perfect time to put on some gardening gloves and repot indoor plants or start fresh with new seeds outdoors.

When Should I Apply Crabgrass Preventer?

Crabgrass - 3 Leaf Stage It's warm out. Should I apply crabgrass preventer? It depends on your area.  Crabgrass typically germinates when soil temperatures consistently reach 62°. Crabgrass preventer should be applied when soil temperatures reach 50° to 55°. What is your soil temperature? Click here to find out. Once your soil temperature is in the correct range, it is important to apply Green-Up plus Crabgrass Preventer.   Crabgrass - Mature Plant Green-Up plus Crabgrass Preventer not only provides season-long prevention of crabgrass, but controls crabgrass AFTER it grows - up to the third leaf stage. If you plan to seed this spring, then you must use our  Read More When Should I Apply Crabgrass Preventer?

Espoma's Tips & Topics for All Things Succulents

6 Tips for Stunning Succulents Pot up a beautiful spring container filled with succulents. These tips and tricks will help create a gorgeous succulent container that will last beyond spring. Click Here to read this tip from Espoma!   Stretched Out Succulents Knowing what the right light is for succulents can be tricky, but we’ve got you covered. Share these tips to make sure succulents are getting the best light. Click Here to know how to give your Succulents some light!

March Gardening Tips

With the official first day of spring at hand, March is an exciting month in the garden. While it is important not to rush into gardening too early and put tender seeds or seedlings at risk, it is also important not to miss these first days of warming temperatures, fertile soil and abundant rains.