Micro-nutrients/Talprid

Discussion in 'Pesticide & Herbicide Application' started by RAlmaroad, Apr 27, 2007.

  1. RAlmaroad

    RAlmaroad LawnSite Silver Member
    from SC
    Posts: 2,162

    Hey guys: Couple of questions: Is there any reason for NOT putting down a little micro-nutrient plus iron in the next few weeks? And, how does anyone know the shelf-life of Talprid?
     
  2. heritage

    heritage LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,249

    RAlmaroad,

    If you haven't applied Lime in the past month, Micros are good.

    What product were you thinking about using?

    I don't have a reply for those great little worms though.

    Pete D.
     
  3. Nathan Robinson

    Nathan Robinson LawnSite Senior Member
    from 47712
    Posts: 317

    Talprid should store well. Not sure though. Micro-nutrients should be applied. Iron will green a lawn up but fades quickly....
     
  4. tremor

    tremor LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,476

    The Talpirid worms are sensitive to melt down in heat. During the summer while they're in the truck it is necessary to lay the cartons down so the worms are flat otherwise you'll have a mess when the carton is opened. The rest of the time they should be stored in a cool dark place. Talpirid stores well in a cool dry place.
     

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