Organic Lawn Care Safe For Your Kids & Pets.
Fertilizer is vital to create a healthy thick lawn. However there are many different kinds. Choosing the right lawn fertilizer will begin with the nutrients that are already in your soil.
You need to take a soil test to determine what you are lacking so you can treat your lawn the correct way. With out taking a test how would you ever know what nutrients need to be added to your soil?
The most common fertilizer Macro nutrients are Nitrogen (N), Phosphorus (P), and Potassium (K) and represent the most commonly used ingredients in lawn fertilizer. You Will see this on a bag of fertilizer as NPK.
Understand the coverage on the bag of fertilizer. Set the spreader accordingly to make sure there not excess fertilizer put down in a certain area. Only apply products once a soil test and plan is in place!
Organic Lawn Care Safe For Your Kids & Pets
Organic fertilizers “Certified Organic” means the lawn fertilizer is “all natural” and contains no synthetic materials.
These products fertilize the grass slowly as the soil microorganisms break down the organic matter into elements the grass roots can take up. Organic lawn fertilizer is safe because of the way it works. It is a slow release nitrogen fertilizer making it difficult to over fertilize and burn your lawn. (Extremely difficult to burn your lawn!)
Organic fertilizers range from sewage based materials such as Milorganite, animal based products, and plant based products, such as corn gluten meal. (Corn gluten is used as an organic pre-emergent)
Below is additional information that you can use:
Here is more information: http://www.mybeesafelawn.com/the-importance-of-soil-biology/
Here is more information: https://jdorganiclandscape.com/2019/03/15/aerate-your-lawn/