Category Archives: Turf and Ornamental Challenges

Helpful ideas to address commonly found challenges with turf and ornamentals.

Water 101: Soil Surfactants and Wetting Agents

You know water management is key to turf management, but how do you choose a wetting agent? What is used...

Three Supplements for Healthy Soil and Plant Nutrition

Three supplements enrich soil for optimal plant growth, whether growing food, lawns or flowers. A triple threat to compacted, nutrient-lacking...

Carbotein Grows Gorgeous Blooms, Increases Crop Yields

Carbotein enhances plants’ natural growth hormones while providing excellent soil conditioner. Absorbed through foliar or root absorption, Carbotein provides a...

SoilPlex: Nourish and detox soil for healthy plants

SoilPlex enriches soil giving plants the nutrition they need — while eliminating toxins. With its humic and fulvic acids, SoilPlex...

Southwest Florida: Growing turf in temperamental weather

Florida’s climate is temperamental and seasonally volatile. Growing turf and healthy grass from Florida’s dry winter through summer’s frequent rain and high heat...

Dry soil: When adding more water is a waste

Many times adding water to a dry lawn, dry garden, dry farm, golf course or other dry soil will not...

Rain can hurt golf course revenue, Penterra can help

Heavy rains can cost golf courses hundreds of thousands of dollars in lost revenue. Some of those losses can be...

How to fix most common lawn problems

From brown grass to common garden pests, we have some suggestions to address several of the most common lawn and...

Lawn paints help build small businesses

Green lawn paints continue to build more small businesses following a post-drought business boom. Lawn painting businesses were booming in...