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Turf Shield 9-1-3™

$56.95 / 50 lb bag (+ tax, shipping included in price)

Coverage @ 20 lbs. per 1,000 sq. ft. = 2,500 sq. ft. per 50 lb. bag
Coverage @ 10 lbs. per 1,000 sq. ft. = 5,000 sq. ft. per 50 lb. bag
Applied: Early spring and early fall for pre-emergent weed control.

Turf Shield 9-1-3™ contains the ingredient ‘corn gluten meal' which is edible and an EPA approved organic weed control. The  combined action of the fertilizer and the weed control will stop new weeds from germinating and reproducing up to a 60% success rate for the first use and a 95% success rate if used over a three-year time period (study by Iowa State University). Turf Shield 9-1-3™ produces a long lasting beautiful color, and controls weeds without the harmful side effects of dangerous pesticides. This product works best if applied in March or April, prior to the weed germination and then again in late August/early September to suppress fall germinating weeds.

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Why Organic Fertilizers Are Better Than Chemicals

Synthetic chemical fertilizers are actually detrimental to grass in the long run. Rapid growth spurts force the grass to burn up energy reserves instead of saving them for summer. Chemical fertilizers stay near the soil surface, which encourages the roots to grow shallow. As they dry out and die, thatch builds up. Ultimately the soil becomes sterile and void of beneficial microbes, bacteria and earthworms. With no natural source of nutrients, and too thin to compete with weeds, the grass becomes chemically dependent, and pesticide use is felt to be necessary for pest control. (For a primer on how grass grows, follow this link.)