Lawn Fertilizer

Organic Fertilizer for Lawns

Organic Fertilizer for Lawns
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Organic fertilizer for lawns is the healthy alternative to the chemical alternatives. Natural fertilizers feed microbes in the soil. Microbes, which is bacteria and fungi etc, turn the fertilizer into lawn food that can be absorbed by the grass plant. Chemical fertilizers feed the grass plant directly at the roots. What the plant doesn’t use […]

Nitrogen in Lawn Soil

Nitrogen in Lawn Soil
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How to increase nitrogen in lawn soil is easy without having to rely on chemical fertilizers. Organic fertilizers raise nitrogen in your lawn but the grass plant can only absorb inorganic forms of it. Nitrogen (n) in lawn soil is what makes grass-green.  It’s the most important of the lawn nutrients and can be added […]

Lawn Fertilizer

Lawn Fertilizer
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A grass plant needs lawn fertilizer. Lawn treatments include nutrients and micro nutrients. Until you’ve achieved an optimum lawn nutrient cycling with the soil food web, you’ll have to supplement your soil with fertilizers. On this page we talk about the actual grass fertilizers required for healthy turf. Healthy Turf Requires 5 Nutrients in Lawn […]

Fertilize a Lawn

Fertilize a Lawn
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Many people think they know how to fertilize a lawn by simply taking a walk around your yard with a spreader applying fertilizer. If you see stripes of dark green and light green or sometimes yellow, you can assume you did not fertilize grass correctly. Nitrogen is a contributing factor in keeping your lawn green. […]

Fertilizer Rates

Fertilizer Rates
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When discussing calculating fertilizer rates, two questions I get all the time is how much fertilizer should I put down or how to set lawn spreader? Another famous question is how many square feet is my yard? On the bottom of the page we discuss square footage of lawn area Here we calculate fertilizer rates