TAG: crabgrass

Lawns on the mend

September 15, 2016By

After a hot, dry summer, fall is the perfect time of year to revive and rejuvenate customers’ lawns. After hot, dry summertime weather, turf grass welcomes the cooler temperatures and precipitation that fall can bring. “Fall is a time of renewal for turf,” said Jamie Breuninger, technical leader for Dow AgroSciences Turf & Ornamental. “The plant is recovering from the... read more

FMC Corp. Echelon Herbicide

December 10, 2014By

Did you know that a single sedge tuber can produce more than 1,900 shoots and, if left untreated, sedges can grow twice as fast as desirable turf? With two proven active ingredients, Echelon goes beyond conventional crabgrass control to deliver revolutionary preemergence performance against sedges. Echelon controls weeds from the foliage down and from the roots up, with proven efficacy... read more

FMC: Echelon herbicide

July 1, 2014By

With two proven active ingredients, Echelon goes beyond conventional crabgrass control to delivers preemergence performance against sedges, according to FMC. Echelon controls weeds from the foliage down and from the roots up with efficacy and long-lasting residual for preemergence crabgrass control. It also provides premergence and early postemergence control of goosegrass. Echelon is available as a sprayable application or as... read more

PBI/Gordon: Q4 Plus

June 12, 2014By

Four active ingredients give Q4 Plus the power to knock out crabgrass, yellow nutsedge and the toughest broadleaf weeds. The fast visual response of Q4 Plus helps reduce callbacks. gordonsprofessional.com read more

Crabgrass germination keys

April 3, 2011By

By: Karl Danneberger An important spring ritual is the application of a pre-emergent herbicide for controlling crabgrass.  The application timing is critical to season-long control.  The ideal situation is to apply a pre-emergent herbicide just prior to crabgrass germination. At this point in time your herbicide will prevent germination and last longer through the growing season. Although there are many factors that influence... read more