20% Vinegar Herbicide
anhainer at syr.edu
Thu Jul 11 14:28:16 EDT 2002
I'm curious what was your exact ratio? I read the patent report and they
used lemon juice, vinegar, and water...
I also was looking for 20% vinegar and all I came up with was 55gal drums
for 114.00 plus freight which would be quite expensive.
Can i get the address of the gallon you paid for? Did you mix water at all?
From: Marienne Kreitlow [mailto:marienne at marienne.com]
Sent: Wednesday, July 10, 2002 2:37 PM
To: Market Farming
Subject: [market-farming] 20% Vinegar Herbicide
I've tried 20% vinegar as a spray herbicide now, and am impressed. Given
more or less direct sunlight for a while, plants I sprayed died completely,
including poison ivy. I used a tbsp. of molasses and dishsoap per gallon.
Here's my question: Does anyone have a source for less than the $14.00 I
paid per gallon? I bought from Marshall Grain Co. in Ft. Worth, TX.
I know I can get a break on that with the 50-gal drum, but that's more than
I'll use in a season - which brings me to my second question:
Since it would have to store in the shed over winter, how would freezing
effect it? If I thought there wasn't a problem I'd go ahead and get the
Howard Lake, MN
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