Sylacauga, Ala.-based Agrium Advanced Technologies, a manufacturer of slow- and controlled-release fertilizers and micronutrient products, educates agronomy professionals about choosing fertilizer products and best practices in its free “Fertilizer 101 Agronomy Guide.”
Fertilizer 101 provides helpful information and advice about smarter ways to grow great turf for less money. The reference piece features valuable guidance on how fertilizer works, why Nitrogen is important, and how to choose and apply the right kind of fertilizer. The guide also offers insight into the differences between organic fertilizers and slow- and controlled-release fertilizers.
Fertilizer 101 also discusses the environmental benefits of slow- and controlled-release fertilizers. In addition, the guide outlines tips for landscape and lawn care professionals to help them sell the unique advantages of gradual, sustained nutrient delivery from slow- and controlled-release fertilizers to their customers.
The Fertilizer 101 Agronomy Guide is available for free download in English and Spanish and printed copies can be requested from Agrium Advanced Technologies’ Web site at http://www.agriumat.com/AgronomyGuide or by calling 888.757.0072.