Turf & Ornamental News   |   April 10, 2019

Target Specialty Products Launches Turf Fuel G™ 24-0-11 Mini Proprietary Methylene Urea Fertilizer with Nutrifense and Powered by Scotts® PRO Technology

Turf Fuel G™ 24-0-11 Mini Features Improved Spreadability, Consistent Growth and Color, and Non-Staining and Controlled Release Micro Advanced Nutrient Pack

Santa Fe Springs, CA (April 10, 2019)Target Specialty Products, a leading value-added service provider of turf and ornamental solutions in the United States and Canada, launches Turf Fuel G™ 24-0-11 Mini. The Turf Fuel G™ 24-0-11 Mini is exclusively co-branded with Scotts® PRO and is part of a broader line of fertilizers that leverage Scotts® PRO technologies.

Turf Fuel G™ 24-0-11 Mini has multiple nitrogen release technologies in the blend, including a proprietary methylene urea technology and a polymer coated urea. This exclusive formula is designed to improve spreadability and deliver consistent growth and color for three months. Additionally, the product promises quick green-up and a non-staining and controlled release micronutrient pack.

“Our new Turf Fuel G™ 24-0-11 Mini offers golf customers the best solution tailored to professional turf applications,” said David Helt, Target Specialty Products’ president. “Our continued partnership with Scotts® – one of the most trusted names in turf – allows us to continue to engage customers with the latest products and technologies in the professional turf business.”

In addition, Turf Fuel G™ 24-0-11 Mini features Target Specialty Products’ unique, proprietary Nutrifense™ technology, which is designed to promote increased plant health during stress periods by activating the plant’s own defenses.

“We created Nutrifense several years ago and have been building on it ever since. We continue to search for, test, and source the latest plant health ingredients to include in Nutrifense. The formula has been university tested and field proven to optimize overall stress tolerance.”

“Our continued partnership with Target Specialty Products will result in the launch of new products specifically designed for turf professionals,” said Trevor Whitson, General Manager of Scotts® PRO. “Target Specialty Products is well-positioned within the professional market to leverage the power of Scotts® PRO technologies in its new line of turf fertilizer products.”

Headquartered in Santa Fe Springs, California, and with 43 locations in major markets across the United States and Canada, Target Specialty Products continues to experience exceptional growth this year and will continue its expansion throughout North America, expanding its footprint and customer service efforts across the West, Midwest, and East Coast regions.

For additional information on Target Specialty Products, please visit www.target-specialty.com or follow them on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and LinkedIN.


About Target Specialty Products

With over 80 years of industry experience, Target Specialty Products is proud to be a leading value-added solutions and service provider of turf and ornamental solutions, pest management, application equipment, supplies and education and training programs. Target Specialty Products serves the Turf and Ornamental and Pest Management markets from 43 locations across the United States and Canada. For additional information, visit us at www.target-specialty.com.

About ScottsMiracle-Gro

With approximately $2.6 billion in sales, the Company is one of the world's largest marketers of branded consumer products for lawn and garden care. The Company's brands are among the most recognized in the industry. The Company's Scotts®, Miracle-Gro® and Ortho® brands are market-leading in their categories, as is the consumer Roundup® brand, which is marketed in the U.S. and certain other countries by Scotts and owned by Monsanto. We maintain a minority interest in Bonnie Plants®, the largest marketer of edible gardening plants in retail channels.  The Company’s wholly-owned subsidiary, The Hawthorne Gardening Company, is a leading provider of nutrients, lighting and other materials used in the hydroponic growing segment. For additional information, visit us at www.scottsmiraclegro.com.