View Full Version : spraying wet turf

08-14-2012, 07:06 PM
What are your thoughts on spraying either a dewey lawn or one that was recently irrigated or rained on? In the fall there is a lot of dew on the lawns which can last a good portion of the early morning. The application that I would be applying would consist of herbicide (probably speed zone) and fertilizer.

08-15-2012, 02:50 PM
any input?

08-15-2012, 04:54 PM
That shouldn't be a problem. Unless there is enough water to move off the leaf blade that product isn't going anywhere. And what you spray out isn't going to add that water.

Think Green
08-15-2012, 07:33 PM
You didn't mention the use of adjuvants with your mixture of Speedzone and liquid fert.
Are you using fert as a means of nutrient feeding or are you using it to aid in the uptake of the herbicide?
If wet conditions is a problem then I would surmise you can use a adjuvant for better leaf surface coverage.

08-15-2012, 11:27 PM
I am using the fertilizer to feed the turf. How much adjuvant should be used in a tank mix?