[permaculture] Re: Pond Plantings...invasives

Mark mpludwig at facstaff.wisc.edu
Thu Oct 24 11:02:23 EDT 2002

At 09:13 AM 10/24/02 +0000, you wrote:
>Yike - hope you're not talking about using roundup in a wetland - it's
>illegal to spray roundup near a water course or water body in Australia.
>I'm surprised to see such enthusiastic advocasy of this stuff on this
>list - not a long term solution, already many weeds are becoming

The US formulation is called Rodeo, made to float rather than dissolve in 
water.  Not sure it's still around.  Just to be clear folks, I don't like 
using roundup all that much, I was more pointing out that in situations 
where controlling invasives is the goal with limited labor it will be a 
multi year process, any one who tells you otherwise is either delusional or 

Mark P. Ludwig
Poultry Research Lab
University of Wisconsin -Madison
608-262-1730 WK
608-846-7125 HM

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