8/20/2009

Scotts Miracle-Gro is testing a sustainable herbicide that, unlike some other products, will wipe out unwanted plants but not grass. The product could be available by 2011, and there's demand for it, with 40% of households with a yard or garden saying they want to use a natural product. But some environmental advocates say we should be rethinking lawns entirely by improving soil and using only native plants.

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