Information to help homeowners and professionals apply fertilizer to lawns and gardens effectively as well as responsibly while complying with State and local ordinances..
Home Lawns and Gardens
- Fertilization Recommendations for Indian River County [pdf]
- Strong Fertilizer Ordinances for the Indian River Lagoon [pdf]
(covers Brevard, Indian River, Martin, St. Lucie and Volusia counties)
- Expanded List of Municipalities throughout Florida with Strong Fertilizer Ordinances [pdf]
- Calculating Fertilizing Rates for Home Lawns [pdf]
- Understanding Fertilizer Labels - UF/IFAS Gardening Solutions
Commercial Fertilizer Applicators
- GIBMP Program Overview
- Training for Certification
- State of Florida Certification & Licensing
Overfertilizing St. Augustinegrass may cause chinch bugs explosion, warns UF/IFAS researcher
A University of Florida study suggests that repeatedly using large amounts of nitrogen fertilizer can ignite a population explosion of Southern chinch bugs. More...