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Guest Essay: Seven Reasons the World Needs Us to Stop Growing Grass Lawns, By Allison Sloan

1. The grass lawn is an unnatural landscape invention from Europe. The first lawns were created in 17th- and 18th-century England and France as status symbols by wealthy landowners displaying that they had land to waste on non-agricultural use, as well as sheep or scythe-wielding servants to keep the grass shorn. Grass lawns were first […]