Weed Control Dunn NC

Weed control can involve chemical weed killers such as herbicides, or it can involve non-chemical weed control techniques such as the use of weed burners and weed mats, the stale seedbed technique, ploughing, and crop rotation. See below to learn more and for garden supply stores in Dunn, NC who provide access to weed control as well as tips on garden care.

Lee & Sons Nursery, Inc.
(919) 963-3177
339 Highway 96 South P.O. Box 548
Four Oaks, NC
Products / Services
Garden Centers / Nurseries, Groundcovers, Horticulture Companies, Perennials, Plants, Shrubs, Trees

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Smith Nursery
(919) 934-1700
443 Sanders Rd
Benson, NC

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HOLLOMAN EXTERMINATORS INC(N)
(910) 892-7438
PO Box 945
Dunn, NC
 
NEIGHBORSPESTCONTROLINC (N)
(919) 894-5979
1987 Federal Rd
Benson, NC
 
ADVANCED TERMITE & PEST S (N)
(910) 814-1737
969 Mcneill Hobbs Rd
Bunnlevel, NC
 
Tarheel Nursery
(919) 639-4598
7160 Old Stage Rd N
Angier, NC
Products / Services
Builders / Contractors

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Broadwell's Nursery
(919) 639-2952
7110 Old Stage Rd
Angier, NC

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HALLS EXTERMINATING PLUS
(919) 207-1234
PO Box 1237
Benson, NC
 
EXTERMINATING TARGET
(910) 893-9763
PO Box 562
Buies Creek, NC
 
PEST MARSHALL EXTERMINATING (N)
(919) 963-3371
PO BOX 192
FOUR OAKS, NC
 
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Weed Control | Different ways to tame those weeds

Different ways to tame those weeds

Weeds are not only unsightly; they can also crowd, damage and even kill your plants, flowers, grass and vegetables. Fortunately, there are a number of weed control methods you can use to remove rogue plants from your garden or lawn without backbreaking labor.

Using Herbicides

The simplest and most common way to destroy weeds is to spray an herbicide or organic weed control solution directly onto weeds or your entire lawn or garden. Some herbicides, such as Ortho weed control, are called "selective" because they only act on weeds and are harmless to your lawn and other garden plants . For example, lawns can be treated with an Ortho sod and weed control herbicide that can be sprayed directly onto the entire lawn. Non-specific herbicides, on the other hand, can eradicate any type of weed. Unfortunately, they also damage other types of plants, so it is best to apply them directly to weeds so as to avoid contact with your plants.

Organic herbicides, on the other hand, are made of natural weed killer substances such as herbs, oils, aromatics and minerals which work much the same way as chemical herbicides. They are a great choice in vegetable gardens, for all-natural lawn care and in any other situation where you're concerned about chemical exposure. Their effectiveness varies, depending on the specific ingredients they use and the types of weeds you wish to target. Read the directions on the packaging closely to find out which type of organic herbicide is right for your garden.

Using Cultural Methods

Garden experts call non-herbicidal, physical or preventative means of eradicating weeds "cultural methods". Enriching your garden, lawn or other plants using fertilizers, compost and soil conditioners is perhaps the simplest cultural method of weed prevention. It involves improving the health of your plants in order to make them strong enough to fight off weeds without any further interventions.

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