Soil Test Information  
Questionnaire
This link contains an explanation of how to take a good soil test.
Beneath it is a link to a questionnaire that you can bring in with your soil so we
will be able to make better recommendations for your particular needs. Bring
us about 2 cups of soil; most test results arrive within a couple of weeks.
Lime: Fiction & Fact
One of the most common misconceptions for this area is the need for lime.
While in some cases lime is needed, most of the time it isn't and can cause
some serious long term problems.  Read our informational sheet.
Food Plot & Crop Soil Test
If you are testing acreage for food plots or agricultural crops, use this
information before you gather your core samples.  Bring in a minimum of 2
cups of soil; test results usually arrive within 14 business days.
Organic and Natural
Products
A comprehensive listing of our organics and natural products for lawn and
garden, including fertilizers, soils, soil amendments, and insect and disease
control.
Rodent & Pest Information
When dealing  with rodents and other pests it is important to know which
animal is causing the problem.  Diets, habits and damage vary widely.  Click
the link to get information on some common local vermin.
Grub Control: Applying the
Right Treatment at the
Right Time
Understanding which treatment to use at the correct time during the grub's life
cycle is key to controlling further damage from grub activity.  Not all products
labeled for grub control can be used at the same time; read our informational
sheet to find out more.
You will need Adobe Reader to read the files on this site.  If you don't have it click the
picture to get the free reader. You will know if the links won't open.
McGough's, Inc.                 A Traverse City Centennial Store