For side-discharging lawnmowers, mow one strip of grass, then switch directions with the mower so that the next strip sprays the grass clippings over the area you just mowed. If you want to avoid building up mounds of clippings, mowing
The turf is tearing because one of the wheels is locked. One stick in forward and the other in reverse will achieve a tight turn without tearing the grass. How do you stop grass from pulling on a zero turn?