Tag: water

Fall golf prep: Traditional overseed, liquid overseed or both

It’s never too early to plan. What you do this fall and winter may be less expensive to choose now. There are several considerations to review when choosing whether to leave dormant turf as-is or whether to choose between traditional overseed, liquid overseed or both.

Before and after pictures reveal Endurant liquid overseed transforms dormant turfgrass into lively, healthy looking green grass
Endurant eco-friendly turf colorant applied at Hillwood Country Club provides a vibrant turfgrass transformation during full winter dormancy. Endurant also provides a boost in color when low temperatures cause intermittent browning.

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Summer turf & water management: Soil surfactants

Geoponics offers several unique wetting agents that help to manage and conserve water. Geoponics’ soil surfactants each offer benefits that go beyond short term water management, improving the health of the soil and plants longterm.

HydraHawk is a popular soil surfactant among golf course superintendents for its improvement in soil and water management that includes a mindful, sustainable approach to the environment made with all natural plant extracts.

 

Soil surfactants are most effective when combined with Agriox, which breathes Read More

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Golf & turf: Lowering the environmental footprint

When we celebrate Earth Day, we mean it. Geoponics is lowering the environmental footprint of golf courses, the golf industry, athletic fields, home lawns and farms.

Using Geoponics products, including surfactants & Endurant turf colorants, is measurably decreasing the environmental footprint in golf.
Earth Day 2017: Using Geoponics products, including surfactants & Endurant turf colorants, is measurably decreasing the environmental footprint in golf.

Endurant turf colorants replaced the old common environmentally costly practice of overseed. Endurant is lowering the environmental footprint of golf by reducing the practices of overseeding, including overwatering and over fertilizing. While Endurant gained in popularity over the course of 10 years, overseeding practices declined by 50 percent in the same 10 year period, according to Golf Management Magazine and the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America.

The effect on the golf industry alone has been dramatic as indicated by recent studies. Geoponics has expanded to offering more alternatives to home users whose lawn care practices can have an even more dramatic effect due to their collective acreage.

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Geoponics: Healthier earth, healthier turf

Everyday is Earth Day. There is no reason for green grass to come at the expense of clean water.

Geoponics is on a mission to help turf growers, golf course superintendents, sod farmers and landscape managers benefit from more sustainable products and education. We are continually offering more of these solutions to home users as well.

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Earth Day: Geoponics uses science to help grow turf grass in ways that cause less damage to water, requires less irrigation water and minimizes chemical usage as well as prevents over-fertilization practices.

 

Every product in the line helps to minimize water usage, protect waterways from runoff damage and limit the usage of pesticides and harsh chemicals. At the same time, Geoponics’ alternatives provide optimal plant and soil health. There is no additional cost to growing turf sustainably, only an added benefit of a healthy surrounding environment with longer term plant and soil health in mind.
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County parks go green with Endurant grass colorant

Growing green grass is a walk in the park with Endurant grass paints.

Located in Southwest Florida, Collier County Parks and Recreation recently applied Endurant to ballparks and street medians.

Medians get a makeover in the coastal community of Collier County where worldwide visitors to Naples expect beautiful streets and views.
Medians get a makeover in the coastal community of Collier County where worldwide visitors to the Naples area expect beautiful streets and views.

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