May 22

Listen: Tips for Managing Soil Salinity Issues

In a previous podcast on the Superintendent Radio Network, Aquatrols’ Larry Lennert discussed the basics of water quality as it relates to the growth of healthy turfgrass. Lennert stressed that testing irrigation water is an important first step for superintendents.

However, the process does not end there. Superintendents who are dealing with poor water quality must also test their soil to see if problems exist below the surface.

In the second part of his discussion with Kyle Brown, Mr. Lennert examines soil salinity tests and looks at management practices that can help alleviate the issues caused by poor irrigation water quality.

Listen to the full conversation below:

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Interested in learning more? Download Aquatrols’ free Guide to Assessing and Managing Turf Grass Salinity Issues in Irrigation Water and Soils.


About The Author

More than 60 years ago, Aquatrols introduced the world’s first commercially available soil wetting agent. Since creating an entirely new product category to address water management challenges and opportunities, the company has remained a top innovator and producer of high-performance soil surfactants and related technologies. Aquatrols’ advanced product suite optimizes soil-water-plant interactions in agricultural, professional turfgrass, and horticultural industries in more than 40 countries. Headquartered in southern New Jersey, Aquatrols also has offices in the United Kingdom and conducts business on six continents.