Thatch is a tough mixture of dead grass and roots that accumulate and form a layer at the soil surface. Excessive watering, nitrogen or pesticides may contribute to a situation where the thatch exceeds 1 cm. Excess thatch can be removed using a stiff rake or specialized de-thatching equipment.
Karla Hoffman, Integrated Pest Management Coordinator
955 Concordia Way
Kamloops, BC V2C 6V3
ph (250) 828-3888
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