Hydroseeders

hydroseeding 101 what is hydroseeding. A large hydroseeder with dual booms sprays green hydroseed over a field.

Hydroseeding 101: What Is Hydroseeding?

Hydroseeding is a process where seed and any combination of fertilizer, lime, biostimulants, moisture retention polymers, tackifiers, and other additives are combined with water and a hydroseeding mulch to form a slurry that is sprayed onto the ground to establish vegetation and control erosion. These ingredients are mixed in a truck or trailer-mounted tank that…

apex hydroseeders - hydroseeding for wildfire suppreession and revegetation

Hydroseeding for Wildfire Suppression & Revegetation

Hydroseeding is a planting process that uses a combination of seed, mulch, and fertilizers to promote quick germination and growth. This mixture, known as slurry, gets thoroughly mixed inside a tank before being sprayed in a uniform layer over the prepared ground. The speed and range of this process makes hydroseeding especially effective for both…

hydroseeding in construction

Hydroseeding in Construction

Hydroseeding in construction is a method commonly used to stabilize the soil and promote revegetation in areas where construction efforts have disrupted the soil. Hydroseeding involves applying a slurry of seed, fertilizers, and tackifiers (to help slurry adhere to the ground) to bare ground in order to return the ground to its pre-construction appeal.  What…

Hydroseeding for Dust Control with Apex Seeders

Hydroseeding for Dust Control

For many large-scale and commercial projects, dust and dust control are essential areas of concern because municipal zoning and community requirements often specify dust control requirements for soil disruption projects. These specifications are typical in construction, agriculture, mining, and infrastructure activity because dust and other airborne debris pose potential health and environmental risks.  To keep…