Best management practices (BMPs) are practices that are capable of protecting the environment while considering economic factors, availability, technical feasibility, ability to implement, and effectiveness.
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture is responsible for the development, promotion and evaluation of Best Management Practices (BMPs) for pesticide use, and provides information on best management practices related to environmental protection.
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture is seeking public input on the draft best management practices (BMPs) for fertilizer and pesticide use on turfgrass. View a copy of the turfgrass BMPs and learn how to provide written comment. The comment period is open until September 29, 2017.
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