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There is no single weed killer that is best for all lawns due to the varying types of weeds and grass that can be present. There are three types of lawn weeds, each require a different type of herbicide. There are also t... More »

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Exactly when to apply the weed killer depends upon the herbicide used. Pre-emergent herbicides should be used in the early spring before weeds begin to grow to prevent seed germination. Post-emergent herbicides work on w... More »

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The Province of Ontario instituted a pesticide ban in 2009, which leaves few options for consumers. Some legal pesticide alternatives include EcoSense Weed-B-Gon and Fiesta Lawn Weed Killer. Both products use iron as the... More »

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Fescue grass is most used for growing lawns in sandier soils, according to Home Guides. Different types of fescue are suited to different environments. Creeping red fescue is the most popular type, because it establishes... More »

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Corn meal gluten purchased from Lowe's is used to feed lawns and prevent the growth of weeds such as dandelions and crabgrass. This natural product is not harmful to children and pets, so they do not need to be kept off ... More »

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Popular pre-emergent products for killing weeds in lawns include Wow! and WeedzStop. Popular post-emergent products for killing weeds in lawns include Weed-Away and Weed Warrior. These products selectively kill weeds wit... More »

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Homeowners and gardeners can identify weeds in their yards using online resources such as Weed Alert, the National Gardening Association and the Do It Yourself Network. Sometimes it may be difficult to differentiate desi... More »

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