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Quick question

Discussion in 'Pesticide & Herbicide Application' started by wcb607a, Feb 4, 2009.

  1. wcb607a

    wcb607a LawnSite Member
    Posts: 132

    Do you guys spot/blanket weed control on your first pre m app or on second app?
  2. turfsolutions

    turfsolutions LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 852

    I do carry some three way if needed, but my main broadleaf treatment is the 2nd ap.
  3. cod8825

    cod8825 LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 501

    2nd app spot spray almost only
  4. mrkosar

    mrkosar LawnSite Senior Member
    from Ohio
    Posts: 664

    unless they are a late sign up and the weeds are starting to pop i just apply a premergent down for the first app. the rest of the year we spot treat.
  5. grassman177

    grassman177 LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 9,795

    spot trea first round, always blaket round 2 and 5. otherwise spot the rest of the year. too many reasons to list as to why,
  6. rcreech

    rcreech Sponsor
    Male, from OHIO
    Posts: 6,059

    Depends on the temps! Once into the season I will carry 3-Way...but only when night lows are in the 40's.

    If it is too cold...

    #1) The broadleaf product probably won't work that well anyway

    #2) Don't want to worry about winterizing my machine and or it freezing up during the day
  7. RigglePLC

    RigglePLC LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 12,218

    Spot spray when warm enough, or new customers. Main weed control starts in June.

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