EDIS Update: Florida Homeowner Herbicide Guide- Considerations, Applications and Selection

Homeowners generally have two options for pest control: hire a lawn maintenance company or have a do-it-yourself mentality. This EDIS publication helps Florida gardeners, horticulturalists and homeowners perform their own pest control with the use of herbicides.

Chris Marble, Ph.D., demonstrates proper herbicide application for homeowners.  Photo credit: Caroline Warwick, UF/IFAS

Topics discussed include herbicides classifications, preemergence and postemergence pesticides, safety suggestions, how to select the right herbicide, application methods and weed identification resources.

Follow this link to read and/or download the EDIS publication.

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