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Old 07-14-2014, 09:32 PM
jabbo jabbo is offline
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Liquid Applicator

What would be a good but not break the bank liquid rig for a homeowner that has around 50k of centipede??? I hate spreading gran because it always come out uneven...Thanks!
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Old 07-15-2014, 06:54 AM
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Try this http://www.richway.com/buyersguide.pdf

Granular is actually more forgiving than liquid, you would have to be VERY accurate on liquid from what I understand.
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Old 07-15-2014, 01:26 PM
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Arturf is right. A better spreader is probably the answer to your uneven problem with granular fertilizer. Adjust it for even distribution. And calibrate it carefully.
Naturally, careful application is also important. I suggest measure out your swath width and place a marker at the proper distance to give you a target to shoot for. For example, place a tiny bit of shaving cream at exactly 8 foot intervals, across each end of the site.
Actually, a foaming hand soap is better, as it disappears more quickly.
A granular fertilizer designed especially for centipede is the best option. A soil test is a good idea--make sure your soil is not overly acidic.
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