EL-5493: Land Application of Organic Fertilizers or Amendments
fertilizers and amendments information sheet

210550, 15; 227550, 85;
Email: d-porter@tamu.edu

Product Code: EL-5493

Free electronic download only. Applying organic materials to your land can add beneficial nutrients to the soil. But when too much is applied, or when it is applied incorrectly, organic material can cause environmental problems. This publication will help you select the proper application rate, calibrate equipment so that the correct rate is applied, and learn how location, water, soil and tillage can all affect the process. (4 pp., 5 photos) By: Bruce J. Lesikar, Justin Mechell, Daren Harmel