Information on testing services for turfgrass, including irrigation water quality guidelines, maintaining athletic fields, liming and phosphorus content in fertilizer or runoff.
Peter Landschoot, Ph.D., John Spargo
Indiscriminate use of phosphorus-containing fertilizer on runoff-prone turfgrass sites is thought to contribute to contamination of ground and surface water.
Peter Landschoot, Ph.D.
Soil acidity is determined by a soil test, however, not all soil tests provide accurate information on how much lime should be applied.
Irrigation water quality is becoming an important issue for managers of golf courses, athletic fields, and institutional grounds in Pennsylvania.
To ensure that you maintain the best soil, greenest grass, and nicest looking outfield, follow these dos and don’ts.