Andersons Fertilizer 18-24-12 48% contains NS-54 coated nitrogen that will provide growth and nitrogen feeding. The nitrogen is readily and slowly available, which makes it perfect to use during the growing season. The fertilizer will promote root establishment and enhance your spring green up. It will also correct any phosphorous deficiencies that may have become a problem in established turf. There is absolutely no dust when applying this product and it is free flowing. The uniform particles are perfect for a easy and accurate application. When ground conditions are ideal apply 4.16 to 5.60 pounds of the product per every 1,000 square feet. Repeat every 6-8 weeks throughout the growing season. One bag alone can cover up to 12,500 square feet if applied at a low rate and up to 8,900 square feet if applied at a medium rate. This comes in a 50 lb. bag and is for fairways, roughs, and other turf areas.
Had my soil analyzed and had a slightly high PH. My local extension recommended a higher phosphorus for the first treatment. This did the trick and my turf spread like crazy, very healthy looking. I recommend this fertilizer if you're looking to green up the turf and improve the root system.
Grass seeding and Andersons Fertilizer 18-24-12 48% NS-54
I am about to put grass seeding all over my lawn that had a lot of bare spots.is it good for starting a new lawn food in New Jersey??
Whether Andersons Fertilizer 18-24-12 48% NS-54 is going to be good to use at the time of seeding is going to vary depending on what nutrients are needed. We actually have a great guide that can explain how to select the best fertilizer for your lawn. You can find the guide here.
Is Andersons Fertilizer 18-24-12 48% NS-54 recommended for Zoysia?
Andersons Fertilizer 18-24-12 48% NS-54 could be used on your lawn if the nutrients it provides are what your lawn needs. It is always advisable to do a soil test before choosing a fertilizer so that you can be sure you are getting the right nutrients for your lawn.
Is Andersons Fertilizer 18-24-12 48% NS-54 compatible with a hand rotary spreader or tow behind spreader?
Yes, you can use the Andersons Fertilizer 18-24-12 48% NS-54 with a hand rotary or tow behind spreader you just have to make sure to calibrate it to use the labeled amount. If you're unsure on how to do that, you can watch the video at the bottom of our spreaders page to learn how to calibrate your spreader.