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18-3-6 50% srn

Discussion in 'Landscape Maintenance' started by clayslandscape, Feb 16, 2013.

  1. clayslandscape

    clayslandscape LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 463

    I am looking at changing foliar fertilizer this year. I am looking at this 18-3-6 50% SRN with Micronutrients. It is made by Plant Food Co. I can purchase 5 gals for $106.
    It says apply at the rate of 4 ounces per 1000 sq. ft. or approximately 1.25 gallons per acre. How many ounces should I put in for 65gal of water?
     
  2. Turf Dawg

    Turf Dawg LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,719

    [ How many ounces should I put in for 65gal of water?[/QUOTE]


    It depends on how much that 65 gallons is covering
     
  3. clayslandscape

    clayslandscape LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 463


    It depends on how much that 65 gallons is covering[/QUOTE]
    I am hoping to get roughly 1 to 1.5 acres out of it.
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  4. Turf Dawg

    Turf Dawg LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,719

    You are going to have to know first. If it covers 1 acre you will need 4X43.56 or 174.24oz

    If it covers 1.5 acres you will need 4X65.34 or 261.36oz
     
  5. Smallaxe

    Smallaxe LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 10,082

    If you want to cover an Acre you'll want at least 1.25 gals...

    If you are going to cover that acre using 65 gallons of water,,, or 300 gallons of water to cover that same acre,,, it will not change the fact you want to add 1.25 gallons of product to the 65 or the 300 gallon tank, becuz you're covering an acre... Keep it Simple... :)
     

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