Related Program: Northland Morning Tips for Hardy Gardeners with Tom Kasper - don't just mow the lawn; listen to it By Lisa Johnson • Jun 13, 2017 Related Program: Northland Morning TweetShareGoogle+Email Credit Evan Long/Flickr "Don't change the height of the mower dramatically!" "Don't cut below 2 1/2 inches!" "I'm busy crowding out other weeds; leave me alone!" Master gardener Tom Kasper says listen to your lawn: it might surprise you. Listen Listening... / 7:07 Tags: Tips for Hardy GardenersTom KasperlawnmowingGrassTweetShareGoogle+EmailView the discussion thread. Related Content Tips for Hardy Gardeners with Tom Kasper - bee nice: no neonicotinoids By Lisa Johnson • May 30, 2017 Lisa Johnson You can even sing today's forecast if you want to: The sun'll come out ... tomorrow ... So if you're ready to take advantage of a little sunshine and some warm temperatures for a change, Tom Kasper says maybe one of the many classes this spring on bee-friendly gardening has inspired you. You can do everything from giving over your whole yard to pollinator-friendly plants or just do one thing: remember, when you buy plants, to make sure they have NOT been exposed to neonicotinoids.