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Fertilization and Weed Control

eco friendly fertilizer

Cuts from the Sun offers eco-friendly fertilization and weed control service to Poquoson and the Peninsula

What are the benefits of eco-friendly fertilizer?

Eco-friendly or organic lawn fertilizer has many benefits for our family, pets, and waterways. According to EHHI.org, over 90% of lawn treatments comprise 35 active ingredients and about 220 chemicals including five of the most popular pesticides in the U.S. home and garden sales market have been associated with non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma (NHL) Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma is the sixth most common malignancy in America.

The benefits of eco-friendly lawn services is lessening the amount of pesticides in and around our home, family and pets. This decrease in pesticides helps our air, water, and food quality and our health. Eco-friendly yard care also helps with the damaging effect of runoff into our waterways, bay and ocean water.

How does eco-friendly fertilizer work?

Organic fertilizer ingredients can be animal-based, plant-based, or mineral-based. Most products contain a combination of these types to deliver the best possible balance of nutrients. Animal-based fertilizers include blood meal, bone meal, fish emulsion, and manure. Plant-based fertilizer ingredients include alfalfa meal, cottonseed meal, kelp meal, soybean meal, and compost. Mineral-based fertilizer ingredients sulfur, dolomitic limestone, gypsum, greensand, and rock phosphate are naturally occurring, concentrated forms of plant food.

Get in touch with us today to make the switch to a healthier lawn care routine for your family.

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