Back Pack Blanket Application HELP!!

Discussion in 'Pesticide & Herbicide Application' started by bbpropmaint, Mar 12, 2007.

  1. bbpropmaint

    bbpropmaint LawnSite Member
    Posts: 60

    New to herbicide applications..recently became cert technician..can you offer some advice?? i have a solo 4 gallon with a boom with attachment that covers 60inches, it also has pressure guage..I have several 10k sq ft lawns to do applications on...i will use a pre em crabgrass granular but want to do post broadleaf /crabgrass with a blanket app liquid...what product should i be using, 24d??? how much do i add to the 4 gallons and how much do i apply per 1k..what pressure should i be spraying at...this is probobally a no brainer for you and may tell me to read the label which i have,confusing:dizzy: , but would like input from you guys...thank you
  2. indyturf

    indyturf LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Indy
    Posts: 1,873

    You need to figure how much volume you will be spraying per k, to do this mark of 1000k on a concrete drive or parking lot and spray the area with water. then figure out how much water you used, mix your herbicide according to the label per 1000k.

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