Milorganite

Professional Spreader Settings


Classic Milorganite - Spreader Settings

Spreader Width (ft.) Nitrogen lbs./1,000 sq. ft.
0.33 0.5 1.0
Earthway 10 15 18 27
Lesco 10 H J Q
Prize Bigfoot 11 K N W
Scotts R8-A 11 M (Cone 5) P (Cone 5) X (Cone 5)
Andersons SR2000 & AP2000 11 M (Cone 5) P (Cone 5) X (Cone 5)
Spyker 11 5 6 9
Lely (Hole 6, 4½ mph) 20 5 8
Lely (Hole 3, 4½ mph) 40 8 8-2X

Greens Grade Milorganite - Spreader Settings

Spreader Width (ft.) Nitrogen lbs./1,000 sq. ft.
0.33 0.5 1.0
Earthway 8 12 15 28
Lesco 8 F H R
Prize Bigfoot 9 H K X
Scotts R8-A 9 J (Cone 7) M (Cone 7) X (Cone 7)
Andersons SR2000 & AP2000 9 J (Cone 7) M (Cone 7) X (Cone 7)
Spyker 9 4 5 9
Lely (Hole 6, 4½ mph) 20 5 8

Gandy Turf Tender 24, 36 & 42” models - Greens Grade Milorganite

Cam
Gauge
Setting
Greens Grade Milorganite 6-2-0
lbs. N / lbs. Greens Grade Milorganite 6-2-0 per 1,000 sq. ft. at xx mph
1 mph 1.5 mph 2 mph 2.5 mph 3 mph 3.5 mph 4 mph 4.5 mph 5 mph
30 1.0 / 17 0.6 / 10 0.5 / 8 0.4 / 7 0.3 / 5 0.3 / 5 0.2 / 3 0.2 / 3 0.2 / 3
40   1.6 / 27 1.2 / 20 1.0 / 17 0.8 / 13 0.7 / 12 0.6 / 10 0.5 / 8 0.5 / 8
50       1.9 / 32 1.6 / 27 1.4 / 23 1.2 / 20 1.1 / 18 1.0 / 17
55           1.9 / 32 1.6 / 27 1.5 / 25 1.3 / 22
60               1.8 / 30 1.6 / 27

Gandy Turf Tender 24, 36 & 42” models - Classic Milorganite

Cam
Gauge
Setting
Classic Milorganite 6-2-0
lbs. N / lbs. Classic Milorganite 6-2-0 per 1,000 sq. ft. at xx mph
1 mph 1.5 mph 2 mph 2.5 mph 3 mph 3.5 mph 4 mph 4.5 mph 5 mph
30 0.5 / 8 0.3 / 5 0.3 / 5 0.2 / 3 0.2 / 3 0.1 / 2 0.01 / 2 0.01 / 2 0.01 / 2
35 0.9 / 15 0.6 / 10 0.5 / 8 0.4 / 7 0.3 / 5 0.3 / 5 0.2 / 3 0.2 / 3 0.2 / 3
40 1.6 / 27 1.0 / 17 0.8 / 13 0.6 / 10 0.5 / 8 0.4 / 7 0.4 / 7 0.3 / 5 0.3 / 5
45   1.5 / 25 1.1 / 18 0.9 / 15 0.8 / 13 0.6 / 10 0.6 / 10 0.5 / 8 0.5 / 8
50     1.7 / 28 1.3 / 22 1.1 / 18 1.0 / 17 0.8 / 13 0.7 / 12 0.7 / 12
55       1.8 / 30 1.5 / 25 1.3 / 22 1.1 / 18 1.0 / 17 0.9 / 15
60           1.8 / 30 1.6 / 27 1.4 / 23 1.2 / 20
65               1.8 / 30 1.7 / 28
Calibration Tips
To apply 0.33 lbs. Nitrogen: 5.5 lbs. Milorganite/1000 sq. ft.
To apply 1.0 lbs. Nitrogen: 17 lbs. Milorganite/1000 sq. ft.
To apply 1.5 lbs. Nitrogen: 25 lbs. Milorganite/1000 sq. ft.