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Old 06-04-2009, 07:28 PM
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Fertilizer help

is it bad, when i fertilize my lawn to do it with my hand. Are the chemicals to strong for me to use my bare hand? Should I be using a machine?
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Old 06-04-2009, 07:39 PM
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its deffinitly not a good idea. you should atleast have on a chemical resistant glove. also you cant get proper coverage spreading it out that way.
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Old 06-04-2009, 08:12 PM
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Old 06-04-2009, 08:54 PM
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not a good idea with combo products. I've done this with straight ferts on "devil strips" (but wash your hands soon after). They're just salts. But still be conscious of what you are using and how your using it! If you're just a homeowner,,,,, yikes. get a spreader dude!
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Old 06-04-2009, 11:54 PM
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Go to a garage sale and buy a spreader for $2 Doing it by hand will leave a very uneven green pattern.
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Old 06-04-2009, 11:58 PM
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Old 06-05-2009, 10:55 AM
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is it bad, when i fertilize my lawn to do it with my hand. Are the chemicals to strong for me to use my bare hand? Should I be using a machine?
This guy has to be joking and wants to see the responses he gets.....................................................................right?
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Old 06-05-2009, 01:00 PM
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Probably just trolling. There are a lot of other more practical uses for that hand.
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Old 06-06-2009, 09:12 AM
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Probably just trolling. There are a lot of other more practical uses for that hand.
Ha ha, you guys crack me up, or is my mind in the gutter? You just gotta love this site.
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Old 06-06-2009, 09:40 AM
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i find that if i take an back pack like for camping and cut a hole in the bottom, fill it with fert. and put it on backwards. i then walk the lawn while moving my right hand(you can also use the left) back and forth under the hole it spreads the fert very nicely.

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