View Full Version : Clover

06-24-2002, 07:15 PM
Is it safe at this time to spray Momentum for clover on an irrigated football field? How long before I can put down a 1/2 lb. of SCU nitrogen after the spraying?

06-24-2002, 09:11 PM
Yes and same time.

What ?-?-? scu? ?% fert?

Why a half pound of "N"?

Be very carefull on the rates though. Less can do more.

Also why not use straight Confront?

06-24-2002, 09:18 PM
I've not used Momentum, but is it like Confront and Trimec? Both warn not to use when over 85 degrees F. Is this true for Momentum also?


06-24-2002, 09:25 PM
Many herbs warn to not use over 85 degrees, if you use lower rates you still can apply it with slim chance of burn. Takes practice.

06-25-2002, 09:16 AM
If you go with Confront you will fry the clover in 48 hours and it is safer at higher temps to say 90 degrees. I would not recommend using Momentum at anything above 85 degrees. You'll also want to add a sticker to the Confront to help adhere to the clover.

06-25-2002, 06:19 PM
Where can I pick up Momentum, Confront or Trimec
What would you suggest for a back yard?

06-26-2002, 09:05 AM
You can find it at yourlocal Lesco or agricultural supplier. Note that you probably need to be licensed in your State to apply these herbicides on a commercial basis.

06-26-2002, 11:35 AM
scrapper thank you...is there any product that a average Joe can use for his back yard....sorry about the questions, but not sure where else to turn...


06-26-2002, 12:09 PM
Not sure if these are considered restricted use in your State. You can always go to Home Depot or Lowes and get Weed-B-Gone. Just be sure to read the labels. Also, the Confront and such are sold in 1 gallon increments which unless you have 10 acres will last you for 10 years not to mention the run almost $100/gallon.