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  1. Pesticide & Herbicide Application
    hi all. trying to make right of this weed that's making its mark on the curbs of my lawn. mainly st.augustine and bermuda mixed in but this has taken its toll all summer. I have mixed answers with it being Dallisgrass, Crabgrass, Signalgrass but my research down here where I live sometimes...
  2. Bidding, Estimating and Pricing
    The property is roughly 4k sqft of grass. It is extremely patchy and has a lot of crabgrass. The client has added sand in areas and thrown seed ontop trying to get grass to grow in July. Ive told them to watch until September/October and just let us do it correctly. They currently do not have...
  3. Fertilizer Application
    Thank you for the add, this will be my first post. I live in Northern California, in Shasta County were summers tend to be pretty hot. I have a cool season grass. My first job is to take care of a lawn with that has about 1/3 crabgrass. The lawn is also struggling with some dead grass and...
  4. Pesticide & Herbicide Application
    Hi guys, I am from Northern NJ, just got my pest license this year and we are treating around 200k sq ft total. I have been very happy with products such as PowerZone in the Spring and than switched over to Surge for any post emerg weed activity. My question is, I'm starting to bring in new...
  5. Pesticide & Herbicide Application
    Okie doke, fellow turf nerds.. Experimenting with control of annual grasses, and Q4 is up to bat! To be used spot treating in Chicagoland- Primarily KBG/PRG and FF lawns. Any feedback you have on Q4 Plus will be helpful for input and comparison. Main question posed here is this; Does anyone...
  6. Turf Renovation
    I just moved to Louisville, Ky so I am new to the specific weeds they have here. Any help would be much loved. Link to pics at bottom of post. I am pretty sure the grass in question is Orchard Grass but would love to have second opinions before nuking half of my back lawn and reseeding...
  7. Homeowner Assistance Forum
    I am a homeowner in Georgia and would like your two cents on my lawn weeds Mostly I am dealing with Nutsedge, crabgrass and dallisgrass. I have been treating nutsedge with Ortho nutsedge killer and it works great. Only problem is there’s so many and spraying with that little bottle does not...
  8. Homeowner Assistance Forum
    Crabgrass has given me fits the past few years in my fescue yard. I live in the Chattanooga, TN area, and we laid fescue sod a year ago. We've applied a 30-0-4 with Pre-M in early April. I know adding additional fertilizer too soon would burn the yard, but what about adding extra 0-0-0...
  9. Pesticide & Herbicide Application
    Hello everyone. New to the site. I've been in the green industry for 20 years, 19 as a superintendent and the last year working for a great landscape company. Enough about me. Location: Northern WI. Spring app starts about April 1 depending on the weather of course. My question is: I am...
  10. Organic Lawn Care
    Does anyone have any experience with this product? I'm trying to find a alternative to corn gluten meal as an organic pre-emergent. I'm located in North Texas and we have been invaded with blanket crabgrass in the past five years. St Augustine does a good job of choking it out but this type of...
  11. Pesticide & Herbicide Application
    I am pretty positive I have either quackgrass or nutsedge growing in my yard? How can I tell the difference? How do I control and kill or the other or both?? Is there a herbicide that can tackle both or is it two separate herbicides? Do I need to take a picture of what I am dealing with??
  12. Pesticide & Herbicide Application
    Here's a turf alert from NC State - crabgrass in February! Very unusual here. http://www.turffiles.ncsu.edu/alerts/weeds/crabgrass-and-japanese-stiltgrass-germinate-approximately-30-days-earlier-than-normal-in-2017 Crazy weather. Went down to 25 at my house last night, so I'm hoping that...
  13. Homeowner Assistance Forum
    Good Day All, Great forum. I am hoping i can obtain some help. My lawn is 20' x 20', I live in NY (Long Island) before the warm weather hits and before June my grass is absolutely gorgeous, super green and healthy. Once the temperature get high that pesky Crabgrass develops and cause a world of...
  14. Turf Renovation
    Okay you are called to seed an area that was bare in the spring and crabgrass filled it in. So, how do YOU handle this situation ??? :) Due to that the crabgrass will die soon. Do you seed into the crab and run a thatcher over it ??? Do you apply a Gly to kill what is there then seed ?? Do...
  15. Homeowner Assistance Forum
    I am a home owner in Central Florida. My front lawn consists mainly of crab grass and wild Bermuda grass. Instead of doing a full fledged reno at this point, my goal is to promote the Bermuda that is existing (about 1/3 of the lawn) for some uniformity. (sidebar: if Crab Grass stayed green year...
  16. Pesticide & Herbicide Application
    Just as the title says....I've had good results with Celsius on Crab but it seems to only dent the nutsedge. I'm out of Tribute and have quin and certainty in my arsenal, but have never mixed the two before. Anyone ever mix the two together? Too hot? Just right? I asked my rep he said should...
  17. Pesticide & Herbicide Application
    Hi, I spread Dimension (dithiophyr) and was wondering if anyone has had it affect flower beds. I know the label says not for use in flower beds, but you expect that from the label. I am always cautious around flower beds but was wondering if it actually keeps flowers, such as bulbed flowerd...
  18. Homeowner Assistance Forum
    After reading multiple threads on here as a Guest I decided to register so I could post one of my own. I live in Massachusetts and my lawn is greening up and I've been mowing long and working on filling in bare spots. I've notice although my lawn is green and looks good from a distance, when...
  19. Homeowner Assistance Forum
    I live in Southern Illinois, zip code 62935. The forsythia has been blooming for a couple of weeks. I am a homeowner. Should I put down Scotts fertilzer with crabgrass preventer, or put down MiloOrganic fertilizer and use a hose spray combination weed killer and crabgrass killer like Bayer...
  20. Fertilizer Application
    so i do business in Mass and have not done much fertilization before and people want me to do some in the fall what type of fertilizer should i put down in the fall and when also whats the best way to deal with crab grass and when should i fertilize other times of the year and what should i...
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