With the start of the fertilizer ban in Sarasota and surrounding counties, we decided that we would put together some interesting facts about the reasons behind the fertilizer ordinance. Nutrient pollution is a serious issues, regardless about how you may feel about the controversial bans. It is a complicated issue and does not have an easy solution.
You may not be able to use fertilizers, but you can use fertilizer alternatives. Don’t forget, we have compost, worm castings, and more available for purchase. These are perfect replacements for fertilizers during the blackout period. They are also wonderful, healthy alternatives for your soil that can be used all year long.