allectus.

Discussion in 'Pesticide & Herbicide Application' started by lawn king, Mar 18, 2007.

  1. lawn king

    lawn king LawnSite Silver Member
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    We are going to allectus this season, great rebate from bayer and great feedback from people who used it last season.
     
  2. ampeg76

    ampeg76 LawnSite Senior Member
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    heard good things about it, never use it much in houston, grub damage is rare around my area, chinchbugs are another story all together!
     
  3. ant

    ant LawnSite Silver Member
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    went thru 12 gallons last yr. it worked out well for me..
     
  4. turf hokie

    turf hokie LawnSite Silver Member
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    I will be switching also. Are you going with the granular and if so what AI .18 or .225? I will use the .225. How does the rebate work, I havent gotten that far into the buying process yet. Still working on starting R1 and deciding what I will use on R2.

    We have not started yet b/c we had to go and get 12 inches of snow Friday:hammerhead:
     
  5. turfsolutions

    turfsolutions LawnSite Senior Member
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    Ant,

    Did you do a split ap?

    I heard you need to for effective grub prevention because of the lower rate of Merit.
     
  6. ant

    ant LawnSite Silver Member
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    no split app. i start mine around mid july at the start of the chinch bug season..
     
  7. turfsolutions

    turfsolutions LawnSite Senior Member
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    Any problems with grubs last season?
     
  8. ant

    ant LawnSite Silver Member
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    no............
     
  9. EA Quinn

    EA Quinn LawnSite Senior Member
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    i did a condo that called us up that recieved big time chinch bug damage the previous year. I did 25 acres and it worked incredible!
     
  10. Pilgrims' Pride

    Pilgrims' Pride LawnSite Senior Member
    from MA.
    Posts: 481

    Silly question maybe.
    But is the liquid labeled for residential turf?
    Where can I find a label.

    Ant, what did you spray it through?
    What rate?

    Thanks,

    Bob
     

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