What number do I set my Scotts broadcast spreader to?
For a pushed broadcast spreader, Scotts recommends a setting of 2 1/4 when overseeding and a bare-lawn setting of 4. For application with a handheld broadcast spreader, use a setting of 3 when overseeding and 4 when planting a bare lawn.
What setting do I put my spreader on?
Place your spreader setting on a low setting (usually one-fourth of the spreader setting range or less). Spread the material over a 50 x 20-foot area (1,000 square feet). If there is material left over, increase your setting. If you come up short, decrease your setting.
What do the numbers mean on a broadcast spreader?
The numbers stand for an application rate. A bag of commercial fertilizer will usually have numbers for where to set either broadcast or drop spreaders to get the recommended amount of fertilizer laid down. The numbers on the bag may be different for various brands of spreaders.
What setting should I set the Edgeguard Mini for fertilizer?
The Edgeguard Mini can hold up to 5,000 square feet of lawn products, like fertilizer and seed. With dial settings from 2 to 15, this broadcast spreader can handle a wide range of different sized products. When applying grass seed for a new lawn, or repairing bare spots, set the orange dial to 13.
What do numbers on spreader mean?
What do the numbers on a drop spreader mean?
The numbers stand for an application rate. A bag of commercial fertilizer will usually have numbers for where to set either broadcast or drop spreaders to get the recommended amount of fertilizer laid down.
What do the settings on a spreader mean?
A spreader setting is the rate in which you apply product to your lawn. Each Jonathan Green product has recommended rates of application and coverage based on bag size. In general, the smaller you set your spreader setting the smaller the hole and the slower the material releases from the hopper.
What do spreader settings mean?
How to set Scotts spreader?
Read the instructions on the bag of lawn fertilizer to see what the Scotts spreader setting should be.
What setting should I use on Scotts spreader?
Divide 100 by the square foot the bag of fertilizer covers.
How to calibrate Scotts Speedy Green 3000 spreader?
Determine the amount of fertilizer needed for 100 sq. ft.
How to calibrate a speedy Green broadcast spreader?
How to calibrate a scotts speedy green 3000 broadcast spreader First, select the right spreader for your yard—drop or broadcast. Fertilize with Milorganite four (4) times per year, for more information on rates and schedule.