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Old 05-19-2012, 09:16 PM
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Organic selective weed control

Wondering what is a good selective weed killer for lawns that is not a pre em.
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Old 05-20-2012, 08:36 AM
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We are testing such a product now. It is an OMRI listed, EPA 25(b) Minimum Risk Pesticide selective post-emergent.
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Old 05-20-2012, 11:09 AM
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so at this point there isnt anything available like this?
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Old 05-20-2012, 11:58 AM
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we have lots of tools for insects but not much for weeds except sweat and iron. Iron being a good shovel.
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Old 05-20-2012, 01:17 PM
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At this time the closest product is Fiesta Weed Killer. It is an EPA Bio-herbicide selective post emergent. The active ingredient is chelated Iron, it is not an organic product but has a very low toxicity rating.
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Old 08-06-2012, 12:20 PM
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I just think it's funny that iron poisoning is one of the leading causes of cancer in young men, and FIESTA is supposed to be "safe".
http://www.livestrong.com/article/28...oxicity-risks/
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Old 08-06-2012, 03:23 PM
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I just think it's funny that iron poisoning is one of the leading causes of cancer in young men, and FIESTA is supposed to be "safe".
http://www.livestrong.com/article/28...oxicity-risks/
Like grandma & grandpa always used to say..."everything in moderation".
If not iron, what's YOUR solution for broadleaf weeds?
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Old 08-06-2012, 04:42 PM
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Sooner or later it will come down to a "Weed Hound" or such other product for people to control their weeds with... Physical labor instead of toting spray bottles...
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Old 08-06-2012, 07:17 PM
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The best Iron for a organics is a shovel.
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Old 08-08-2012, 01:46 PM
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We are testing such a product now. It is an OMRI listed, EPA 25(b) Minimum Risk Pesticide selective post-emergent.
Do you have a link to this product?
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