Selective Herbicide?

rainydays(4 WI)March 8, 2005

Do any of you use a Pre or Post emergence herbicide? We generally have only grown pumpkins. With a no-spray program. Doing a final shallow tilling right around July 4th. Now we are getting into more Vegetables. I am afraid I will not be able to keep up with the 2 acres and still have time for my other obcession Giant Pumpkins. Along with working 40 hours a week. Thanks Shannon

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Bob_NJ(z7 NJ)

There are many very good herbicides out there for each crop, I use a combination of herbicides, cultivation and plastic mulches. I use herbicides the most on sweetcorn and pumpkins, but for vegetables like tomato peppers eggplant squash and melons plastic mulch is the best option...Bob.

    Bookmark   March 10, 2005 at 3:09PM
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