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Bed weeds

Discussion in 'Starting a Lawn Care Business' started by BikePilot, May 20, 2006.

  1. BikePilot

    BikePilot LawnSite Member
    Messages: 248

    I am wondering is there something I can use as a pre-emergent for weeds in my beds. I know to spray round-up but what can be put down to help fight the growth as a pre-emergent. Is there a granual or pre-emergent spray that anyone uses. This is for my personal use but I figured the area of the forum gets more traffic and people would have better info. Thanks.
  2. northernsvc's

    northernsvc's LawnSite Member
    Messages: 65

    we use preen
  3. ed2hess

    ed2hess LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 14,279

    HomeDepot handles it in our area.
  4. Palmer'sLS

    Palmer'sLS LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 535

    i dont know if this will help you or not...but i use that weed control fabric on all of my lawns with mulch or for growing...just a thought
  5. RonB

    RonB LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 427

    The May issue of Turf has a write-up on herbicide treated mulch. OSU is conducting test.
  6. dougmartin2003

    dougmartin2003 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 337

    i just recieved the may issue of turf and read the article about the mulch, and found it very interesting
  7. Runner

    Runner LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 13,497

    Snapshot. It works twice as well as Preen.

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