Cool Season Lawn Products

Important Note

Most of the product links below are for Amazon listings. However, we have worked with The Andersons and you can generally save a few dollars by using the the promo code “DOC” at check out via their direct buy website located → HERE. When you use the code DOC it will give you a discount plus search for any other sales.

Not only will this save you a few dollars, but will also help with product availability during busy seasons. Try both if one is out of stock. 

Pro Turf Products


PGF Complete 16-4-8 (4-1-2 ratio) is one of the TOP selling lawn fertilizers and is your GO TO BASE FERTILIZER for COOL SEASON LAWNS. TINY particles give you the BEST distribution and the balanced SLOW released nutrients are perfect. It also contains IRON, MICRO Nutrients, and HUMIC DG. Applied in the spring and fall, use GREEN SHOCKER in the summer.

pgf complete lawn fertilizer PGF Complete 16-0-8  same as above (PGF Complete) but for lawns with high phosphorus.

PGF Balance 10-10-10 fast release for lawns with low phosphorus or used in the Jump Start program in late winter, or a quick phosphorus boost. Note: this is an ALL FAST RELEASE fertilizer. Designed for lawns, unlike most 10-10-10s, SUPER fine particles, plus iron.

pgf balance lawn fertilizerGreenShocker ™ is a MILD, supplement fertilizer (NOT SLOW RELEASE) that can be applied anytime for a quick PUNCH of green. Can be used on ANY type of grass, anytime during the growing season. GreenShocker gives YOU TOTAL control of feedings.

green shocker lawn fertilizer

Soil Improvements

Humichar® is a spreadable, pelletized form of bio-char and humic acid mixed.  It’s ONLY job is to improve your soil. HumiChar is an organic, carbon-based soil amendment containing 50% high-quality humic acid and 50% granulated biochar — Provides the benefit of quickly-available humic acid and the long-term soil building qualities of the biochar that lasts for decades

humichar lawn care for soil DIRT BOOSTER – Dirt Booster is an all-natural compost starter and soil amendment for gardens. Dirt Booster contains corn distillates, molasses, biochar, and humic acid. Corn Distillates are the main organic matter that the microbes eat. The particles are very small and flaky compared to other organic material that is larger and takes longer to breakdown. It comes with a microbe and fungus booster pack to be sprayed on your lawn.

dirt booster plus soil enhancer

Pre Emergent for Zoysia Lawns

Granular Pre Emergent that Doc recommends. The DG (dispersible granual) instantly breaks down into 1000s of sub-particles. Available in 18 and 40 lb bags. (Step #1 in our split program)

Spray pre-emergent for step #2 in our split program. This product will also have POST emergent killing effect on young crabgrass that has broken through step #1

Grubs – Bugs – Armyworms

Doc’s #1 choice for total bug, grub, and armyworm control is the “double kill” Duocide below.  He recommends that all lawns get at least one treatment in the early fall or late summer. Not only will this kill grubs, but mole crickets, army worms, ants, fleas, ticks, and more pests.

lawn care grub killer

Lawn Fungus Prevent and Treatments

Granular treatment Prophesy is formulated on  DG Pro granule carrier which allows for uniform spreading with any professional rotary spreader, and these unique patented granules enhance efficacy.

lawn care fungicide

Low Cut Gas Reel Mowers

The new 2024 Low Cut series reel mowers. Watch the video below and doc explains the new lower cutting reel mowers from Mclane. When purchasing, just put a note in the comments to get a free grass catcher. “Doc said a free grass catcher.” 


lawn reel mower

Best Large Lawn Spreader

Large Spreader Used – Top Pick for 2024

Probably one of the best VALUES for a large spreader with huge wheels.