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T.E.
07-01-2004, 10:56 PM
I have some lawns that have spots of crabgrass coming up in them. I used msma at what i thought was a very light rate and I burnt some spot in the lawns. My question is can I mix iron with may msma and not have the burn? or will the iron make the msma in effective? Please help

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Norm Al
07-02-2004, 12:00 AM
msma will NOT burn if you use it per label!

BCSteel
07-02-2004, 12:13 AM
Originally posted by T.E.

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Well thats a good way to cover yourself from flaming here lol

scottt
07-08-2004, 01:46 AM
Using iron is a good way to cover up the yellowing from msma. It won't totally cover it up but it helps. Bermuda will always yellow some, but we use about 1 oz per gallon in a backpack and never have burn. Maybe you are mixing right but applying too heavy? You can get away from the discoloration by using Drive, a lot more expensive but makes customers happy.

grassyfras
07-08-2004, 09:13 PM
what rate do you all use for drive 75 mixed with a gallon of water? right now im mixing one oz per gallon. Also I have some MSO what would be a good rate to use that with the drive per gallon. Thanks

DUSTYCEDAR
07-08-2004, 09:31 PM
what was the temp when u sprayed? and has it rained latley

T.E.
07-08-2004, 11:16 PM
The temps were in the 80's when I sprayed. I probably got it a little too wet. I used 1 scoop of the water soluable powder msma in a 4 gallon back pack sprayer with sticker. Thanks for the help, Tony