Fertilizer

Mowing during the winter

Winter Fertilizer

A winter fertilizer application is considered to be the second most important, or sometimes the most important treatment for the lawn. This application is done in late fall, typically Late October through early December. A winter fertilizer should be a mix of slow release and fast release nitrogen. A fast release fertilizer will help to …

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fertilizer N-P-K rating explanation

Fertilizer N-P-K Rating

A bag of fertilizer is coded with the ratings of nitrogen (N), phosphorus (P) and potassium (K) that is contains, typically written in like 15-03-05 depending on how much of each macro-nutrient that specific bag contains. Each of these macro-nutrients is necessary for proper plant growth and this ratio is extremely important as it will …

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Milorganite natural fertilizer

Milorganite Fertilizer

Milorganite is one of the oldest fertilizer brands, produced by the Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewage District. This district runs one of the largest recycling centers by collecting water from the Milwaukee Metropolitan area and treating it with microbes. These microbes digest any nutrients found within the water, then die. This allows the now clean water to …

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