What Is NPK In Fertilizer and What Else Is In The Bag?

When the home gardener opens a bag of fertilizer for their lawn or landscaping plants he may see pink, blue, yellow, white or gray-colored, crumbly material. Ever wondered what makes up all those … [Read more...]

Fertilizer Numbers: How To Read The Numbers On Fertilizer Bags

To get the most from your "plant food" dollar, keep clearly in mind why you are fertilizing. Each fertilizer has a definite purpose. The one you should use depends upon: Your soil The … [Read more...]

Tips On The World Of Lawn Fertilizers

Some day more of America’s home lawns will be adequately fertilized. As things stood at the turn of the year, well-fertilized lawns were as scarce as the proverbial "hen’s teeth." This seems a bit … [Read more...]

What Is The Role of Nitrogen in Lawn Fertilizers

The first number on a bag of lawn fertilizer is the N which stands for nitrogen. Kris Lord from Lawn Science helps clear things up about the role of nitrogen in fertilizers where he discusses: … [Read more...]

How Much Fertilizer Do You Buy For Your Lawn?

In the world of fertilizer... a little bit more is NOT always better. As a rule, apply no more than 1 lb of nitrogen fertilizer per 1000 sq feet. Nitrogen is the first number on the bag. The video … [Read more...]