need help to stop this weed

Discussion in 'Pesticide & Herbicide Application' started by cooksjr537, Apr 4, 2010.

  1. cooksjr537

    cooksjr537 LawnSite Member
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    ok here it is trying to find something to control this weed in the pasture we have horses and would like to find something to take care of this problem before it takes over the whole pasture. thanks


    CHARLES CUE LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,093

    Just use a 3 way they go easy
    Charles Cue
  3. rwsawal04

    rwsawal04 LawnSite Member
    Posts: 147

    It looks like a curly dock weed just get something like 2-4d, 3-way,speedzone,etc.
  4. RigglePLC

    RigglePLC LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 12,234

    Horses are sensitive. Talk with your vet.
  5. betmr

    betmr LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,663

    I would rotate pastures if you spray.
  6. kirk1701

    kirk1701 LawnSite Gold Member
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    You know, I was thinking the same thing then scolled down and seen your reply :drinkup:
  7. olive123

    olive123 LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 500

    i think you can use 2,4-d in pastureland (if there is no lactation). Read the label
  8. anotherturfgeek

    anotherturfgeek LawnSite Member
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    If theres not too many, a spade will do
  9. RigglePLC

    RigglePLC LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 12,234

    Is that a spiny-type thistle(which may have creeping rhizomes?) Or plain curly dock...or? Is that a daughter plant on the right side of the pic--is it possibly the result of creeping rhizomes? Now cover up that drainage tubing with soil or loose crushed rock. And grow more grass. Way too much soil is visible.
  10. Shegardi

    Shegardi LawnSite Member
    from Ohio
    Posts: 198

    Make sure your seed is no endophyte

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