Ideal EQ is a nutrient-rich natural fertilizer for use on: lawns, trees and shrubs, flower beds, roses, and gardens. The slow-release properties of Ideal EQ provide a consistent feeding for 8-10 weeks without excessive growth or burning. Apply any time during the growing season to maintain healthier plants and soil by replenishing essential nutrients.
Natural Choice To Fertilizing
A natural nutrient source of fertilizer, Ideal EQ promotes healthier soil, improves water retention and is more environmentally friendly than a traditional fertilizer. This product is treated and processed to exceed the Class A standards set forth by the U. S. Environmental Protection Agency for Exceptional Quality standards.
EQ is a nutrient-rich natural fertilizer for use on: lawns, trees and shrubs, flower beds, roses and gardens. The slow-release properties of Ideal EQ provide a consistent feeding for 8-10 weeks without excessive growth or burning.
When can I apply EQ?
EQ can be applied anytime during the growing season to maintain healthier plants and soil by replenishing essential nutrients.
How do I apply EQ?
Apply to a dry lawn at a rate of 14.4lbs per 1,000 sq. feet using a properly calibrated spreader. For best results apply Ideal EQ a few days after mowing and delay mowing for a few days after application.
Where can I buy Ideal EQ?
Ideal EQ can be bought exclusively at Menards stores.
When can people and pets get back on the lawn?
People and pets can return to the lawn once the dust has settled and is dry.
Does Ideal EQ kill weeds?
No. Ideal EQ is a natural fertilizer and does not contain any herbicides that will kill weeds.
Can I apply a grub control product the same day as Ideal EQ?
Yes. It is recommended when using a grub control product, apply one without fertilizer.
What does slow-release nitrogen mean?
Nitrogen over a period of time. Ideal EQ feeds for 8-10 weeks without burning your lawn.
Can I use Ideal EQ on my vegetable and flower gardens?
Yes, Ideal EQ is safe to use on all outdoor plants and vegetables.
Even though I live in phosphorus free state can I still use Ideal EQ?
Check with your local extension service for state-specific guidelines.
What is a biosolid?
Biosolids are made when wastewater treatment facilities clean and reclaim water from community sewage systems through physical, chemical and biological processes. Ideal EQ is processed and treated to exceed the class A standards set forth by the US EPA.
Will Ideal EQ burn my lawn?
No. Ideal EQ has a salt index approximately 98% lower than traditional nitrogen sources. High levels of salt contribute to the potential for lawn or plant injury.
How often can I apply Ideal EQ to my lawn?
Ideal EQ can be applied any time during the growing season and may be reapplied every 8 weeks.
What is the fertilizer analysis of Ideal EQ?
4-3-0. The “4” is nitrogen and is used for color and growth. The “3” is phosphorus which promotes root development. The “0” is potassium. Ideal EQ does not contain potassium.