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blaze347
08-01-2004, 11:55 AM
I have approx. 3 acres Im getting ready to seed in about a month. First I have to kill all of the weeds. Round-up is very expensive!! Can you guys give me a recipe for weed killer that is not so costly. Ive looked around a bit on this forum and I havent seen a definitive answer to this question.
Thanks

Grassmechanic
08-01-2004, 01:26 PM
Round-up is expensive??? You can get a 2 1/2 gallon jug for less than $60 bucks. Do a google search under 'glyphosate".

dan deutekom
08-01-2004, 01:52 PM
I don't think there is a cheaper way to kill weeds than roundup

trying 2b organic
08-02-2004, 09:39 PM
btw Roundup is non-selective, it will kill the grass too. Use killex if you want to just kill the weeds before seeding and Roundup if you want to kill everything before seeding.

Catmann
08-05-2004, 05:36 PM
If you add about 1-3 oz of TeraVita LC-12 humic acid per 10 gallons of Round-Up solution (or other generic glysophate), you can generally reduce the rate up to 50%. This has been tried repeatedly with success.