TAG: Poa annua

A jumpstart on spring

September 25, 2018By

Using the right products at the right time can help LCOs keep their commercial customers happy while decreasing their heavy spring workloads. Research shows that one of the main reasons customers replace their lawn care provider is because of poor weed control. Particularly on large commercial properties, customers want to see lush, green, weed-free stands of turf. Using the right... read more

Poa annua plan of attack

September 17, 2018By
Poa annua (Photo: Bayer)

Cooler fall temperatures represent a battle cry to lawn care operators (LCOs) in the Southeast and the Transition Zone—it’s time to combat Poa annua. Also known as annual bluegrass, Poa annua is a winter annual weed that features wide leaves and grows in small clumps. Though there are perennial types of Poa annua, in warm-season grasses in the Transition Zone... read more

So long, summer

August 1, 2017By

As summer winds down, LCOs should focus on repairing the damage caused by months of hot, humid weather. Fall is a time of renewal for turf. So as summer winds down, lawn care operators (LCOs) should focus on repairing the damage caused by months of hot, humid weather. For cool-season grasses, fall is the time for LCOs to fertilize, seed... read more

Arysta LifeScience herbicide receives 2(ee) recommendation

April 16, 2013By

Arysta LifeScience has received from the United States Environmental Protection Agency as part of the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act a 2(ee) recommendation for the use of its XONERATE herbicide on Kentucky Bluegrass to control Poa annua. The company says studies and research show XONERATE to be 90 percent effective in controlling Poa annua and provides greater application flexibility... read more

SureGuard registered for use on dormant Bermudagrass

September 13, 2012By
Logo: Valent Professional Products

WALNUT CREEK, CA—Valent Professional Products’ SureGuard Herbicidehas been registered for use on dormant Bermudagrass. SureGuard provides golf course superintendents, lawn care operators (LCOs) and turf professionals with both effective, fast-acting postemergence and season-long preemergence control of Poa annua. SureGuard also delivers consistent postemergence and long-lasting residual control of winter annual broadleaf weeds such as chickweed and henbit. “This new SureGuard... read more