View Full Version : What have you used for putting down top dressing?
09-27-2008, 10:26 AM
Just wondered what creative ways you have used to put down top dressing? I am looking into starting top dressing but with going into winter don't want to spend the big bucks on a top dresser. Will a 3 point cyclone spreader work?
09-29-2008, 11:39 PM
Anyone have any sugestions to offer?
09-30-2008, 10:02 PM
Use a back pack blower (powerful one) and blow it out - cheap, dirty yet effective. check organic side big thread on this subject.
10-01-2008, 08:08 AM
Don't any of you guys ever think "used"?
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10-01-2008, 08:10 AM
And, no, take it from the voice of experience, a cyclone spreader won't work. The material bridges over the outlet and the agitator isn't sufficient to get it moving.
10-01-2008, 08:14 AM
Thank you for your replies!! I was afraid of a cyclone spreader not working. Also thanks for the suggestion of the Organic thread.
10-01-2008, 12:14 PM
Boy I must be crazy but we use a wheel barrel, shovel and rake. Just dump a pile of top dressing and rake it out.
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