(WZZM) Greenthumb Rick Vuyst likes to kill off turf before planting. This week he shows us how to do it without too much struggle.
He recommends putting down black plastic and pinning it down. The sun rays will kill the grass very quickly. After a few weeks, you put dead leaves on the dead grass and then rototil it. This will make your fall planting much easier and less strenuous.
Watch the video for details.