Nitrogen Fertilizer

Over use of Nitrogen Fertilizer

In 2007, Sarasota County adopted a new ordinance to restrict the use of Nitrogen fertilizer (an element existing in most fertilizers) during the months of June thru September. In 2008, Charlotte County followed suit and in 2009 Lee County did the same. This new law (Ordinance #2007-062) was designed to reduced the amount of Nitrogen…