Fertilizing Turf: Rates, Times, and Factors of Application

Jan 23 2017 - 3:00pm

Fertilizer applications are the most common applications made regularly to turfgrass.  This presentation will provide a brief overview of fertilizer products, rates, and application frequencies including discussion on what makes a fertilizer idiot proof.

Session Track: 
Turf & Landscape Management


Michigan State University

Kevin W. Frank, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor and Extension Turf Specialist at Michigan State University.  He holds degrees from the University of Wyoming and the University of Nebraska.  Frank’s research interests include turfgrass nutrition and fertilizer programming, nitrogen and phosphorus fate, winterkill prevention and irrigation programming.