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2014 Iowa Turfgrass Show

Thank you to everyone who stopped by to discuss SuperCal & bunker sands at the Iowa Turfgrass Show!                                                                                             We look forward to seeing you at the next show! 
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Sugar . . . For the Soil?

One practice that has been gaining traction in agriculture over the past few years has been to add sugar to fertilizer. Many growers wonder what the point of this is.  I was first told about the practice from the late Dr. Skow.  He claimed that it increased biological activity in the soil, that nutrient uptake was impacted by the amount of soil life. By adding sugar you could increase bacterial counts and activity and improve nutrient mineralization. He warned that too much would increase fungal growth and cause problems.  
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