Summer Fertilizer Ban for Sarasota and Manatee Counties begins June 1.
Local ordinances for Sarasota and Manatee counties ban the use of fertilizer containing nitrogen and phosphorus June 1 through Sept. 30. Why? It’s rainy season. Saturated ground means the fertilizer you just put down will be flushed into local waters and worsen algae blooms that harm human health, wildlife and the…Keep Reading