Category: Pesticides

Turf disease

Our current weather pattern has exacerbated turf diseases such as brown patch, dollar spot, etc. Fungicides are available to manage the diseases.   These pictures taken June 13th, 2014.  Louisville, TN

Turf grass disease

Once again turf grass disease is an issue this year here in the transition zone of eastern TN.  It’s definitely ubiquitous here in the Knoxville area.  Would suspect it’s an issue elsewhere as

Dallisgrass vs Crabgrass

Gotten a couple searches for Dallisgrass vs Crabgrass.  If I had to contend with either one I’d choice the Crabgrass.

Merit. Grub Control

Now is also a good time to apply an application for grub control. Optional, yet recommended to avoid potential lawn damage. Merit is a good product to use. If you

Products for split crabgrass control

Grubs and Moles

If your experiencing problems with grubs and moles you have a couple options.  Talpirid mole bait, traps, or Merit.  See post on mole abatement for more details. Merit is primarily used

Mole abatement

If your experiencing problems with moles you have a couple options to eradicate them.   Merit insecticide, Talpirid mole bait, or trapping. Moles can do a lot of damage to a

Geese Repellent Flight Control

Geese repellent.  There are a couple ways to deter unwanted geese.    One of them is with a product such as Flight Control.  This liquid application does a couple things to