Tag: nitrogen

The bottom portion of the stainless steel lysimeter (Photo: Kevin Frank, Ph.D.)

Twenty years of measuring nitrogen leaching from turfgrass

October 15, 2018 By
Turfgrass systems require a diversity of inputs to achieve a functional, high-quality surface. Among inputs that influence performance and quality, fertilizer applications are some of the most critical. Although fertilization is essential, fertilization practices continue to be scrutinized for the ...
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Clark Talks Turf: Nitrogen mineralization

July 18, 2018 By
Kevin Frank, Ph.D., is a turfgrass scientist at Michigan State University. He conducts research on soil fertility, turf nutrition and soil physical and chemical processes in addition to publishing and speaking on these topics. You may reach Frank at frankk@msu.edu ...
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Koch Turf & Ornamental: UMAXX

February 9, 2018 By
UMAXX® stabilized nitrogen, an enhanced efficiency fertilizer, contains both a urease and a nitrification inhibitor, protecting against all forms of nitrogen loss—ammonia volatilization, denitrification, runoff and leaching. At the same time, nitrogen is available to the turfgrass immediately following application, ...
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Crystal Green

April 21, 2017 By
Crystal Green® (5-28-0-10 Mg) builds vibrant, healthy turf with 30 percent more root length and density. As the first Root-Activated™ nutrient technology to offer phosphorus, with nitrogen and magnesium, in one continuous release granule, Crystal Green’s plant-available formulation provides a ...
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Koch Agronomic Services UMAXX fertilizer

February 18, 2016 By
UMAXX® stabilized nitrogen enhanced efficiency fertilizer provides plants with the nutrition needed to stay healthy and green for up to 12 weeks. The dual-inhibitor technology of both a urease and a nitrification inhibitor protects against all three forms of nitrogen ...

Nitrogen fertilization and silvery-thread moss

October 15, 2015 By
Figuring out N’s contributions to STM success By Zane Raudenbush, Ph.D., and Steve Keeley, Ph.D. If you’re a superintendent managing cool-season grass putting greens, you’ve most likely dealt with silvery-thread moss (STM). Its biological and ecological traits are well-adapted to ...