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where to get Quicksilver weed control

Discussion in 'Pesticide & Herbicide Application' started by griffy, Jun 15, 2003.

  1. griffy

    griffy LawnSite Member
    Messages: 11

    I have been reading several posts about Quicksilver and would like to know where to get some. I know FMC makes it but i looked around on the net and couldnt find anything. Would like to try it out. Also been having trouble finding confront. I did find it in 40lbs bag of granular at one site but I am looking for a liquid if possible.
    Any info here would be greatly appreciated..
  2. Dandylyin Slayer

    Dandylyin Slayer LawnSite Member
    Messages: 81

    I got it at lesco. I believe an 8oz bottle was $115.
  3. Turf Medic

    Turf Medic LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,073

    Quicksilver?? what are you guys using the product for?? At that price it must be good:D
  4. kppurn

    kppurn LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 426


    Man, that's costly! What is the label rate per thousand?
  5. Turf Medic

    Turf Medic LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,073

  6. kppurn

    kppurn LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 426

    Good information. Thanks for the link.
  7. lordohturf

    lordohturf LawnSite Member
    from SW OH
    Messages: 173

    The 8 oz bottle comes with eyedroppers for use in hand sprayers.
    You use very very little product. I think FMC made a mistake by
    making the active ingredient so concentrated. The glug glug theory of mixing will certainly cost you with this product.

    It is proving to be a very effective herbicide. It will probably replace chlopyrilid and become the new wave of weed control!
  8. LawnMagic1

    LawnMagic1 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 47

    Carfentrazone-ethyl(Quicksilver) is one of the active ingredients in Speedzone. Good stuff!!!
  9. EJK2352

    EJK2352 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,150

    Quicksilver is some awesome stuff !!!! I used a tank mix of Riverdale Triplet at 3.5 pints per acre and 1 ounce, Yes only 1 ounce of Quicksilver per acre. It took out ground-ivy like nothing I have ever used before!!!!
  10. recliner5

    recliner5 LawnSite Member
    from Indiana
    Messages: 105

    Where is a lesco store, to get Quicksilver? Thanks Terp

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