New organic fertilizer

Discussion in 'Organic Lawn Care' started by livingsoils, Jan 19, 2006.

  1. livingsoils

    livingsoils LawnSite Member
    Messages: 97

    I was at a trade show and I spoke to a person about a new line of Organic fertilizers coming on the market called Turf-shure (sp?). Has anyone heard about it? They claim to get have a 20-4-8 all natural, no synthetics. I am a little skeptical about that but they said they can do it. I am still waiting for more info from the guy. Let me know if anyone has heard anything.
  2. NattyLawn

    NattyLawn LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,643

    I would be skeptical too as that N sounds vey high to be "all natural" compared to other organic ferts on the market. Let me know what you find out.
  3. Bluefin

    Bluefin LawnSite Member
    Messages: 25

    To put it bluntly, there are no natural organics on the market today with an N analysis over 14%. And that is soybean protein isolate which is very difficult to obtain. I can tell you that a 15% N granular/soluble will hit the market by the end of 06 or beginning of 07.

    A 20% "natural organic" as advertised is a bridge with some form of "organic" nitrate. Not a real organic and no microbial enhancement with nitrates.

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