prodiamine and pendi are trash!

Discussion in 'Pesticide & Herbicide Application' started by Nathan Robinson, Apr 24, 2007.

  1. cemars

    cemars LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 387

    While looking at Nathan's biography to verify his obvious lack of experience (a whole 3 years), I came across an option to "block" the post of any member who you find to be particularly annoying or that has little useful to say. For the first time in many years on lawn site I have finally used this option and now understand why it is available.
  2. Nathan Robinson

    Nathan Robinson LawnSite Senior Member
    from 47712
    Messages: 317

    Annoying. But right!
  3. Victor

    Victor LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,430

    Please tell me how to do that Cemars.
  4. MnLefty

    MnLefty LawnSite Senior Member
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  5. Nathan Robinson

    Nathan Robinson LawnSite Senior Member
    from 47712
    Messages: 317

    When crabgrass is a problem for you, refer to this! Im done with this thread.....Nathan
  6. cemars

    cemars LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 387

    If you click on a members name it will show you a brief biography and options to view their past post, etc. More importantly there is an option to add someone to your "ignore list". It works because I can see that the newbie Nathan has posted something ( more blah blah blah no doubt) but it blocks the entire post! A feature I never thought I would use but in this case, priceless...
  7. J Hisch

    J Hisch LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 952

    Nathan, I thought you are a organic company? then why the use of conventional pesticides?
  8. philk17088

    philk17088 LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 17,386

    OK thats enough to figure out Nathan doesn't know his posterior orifice from an excavation in terra firma.
  9. tremor

    tremor LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,476

    Nathan said: Chemicals halt the germination and the seed can lay dormant for up to ten years depending on weather conditions.


    None of the pre-emergent products that you have discussed "halt the germination" of weed seeds. Rather a germinating seedling (that is susceptible) absorbs a lethal dose & dies. This is the primary fate of most of the herbicide.

    Some seeds can remain viable for much longer than 10 years.

    Elsewhere you proclaimed that spreader stickers are a waste of money. I agree that some of the cheap stickers aren't worth using all of the time. However some weeds cannot be killed without the use of advanced surfactants. Most all herbicides can be improved (often dramatically) by the use of proper surfactants.

    These unsubstantiated & inaccurate broad based claims are a discredit to your credibility & this message board.
  10. Nathan Robinson

    Nathan Robinson LawnSite Senior Member
    from 47712
    Messages: 317

    Jason, Organics are implemented in my program. Can you find a customer that will pay $20.00 per k for corn gluten? Thats what it would cost you alone. Its Organic fertilizers, reducing the pesticides that are not always neccesary. are you sure you want to argue the more beneficial factor of organics over chemical fertilizers? :nono:

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