RE: Urgent Request for Non-Toxic Weed killer for Pesticide Free Elem. School
I once saw a product by Safer that is a less or non-toxic version of
It was in the Peaceful Valley Farm Supply catalog.
I know nothing about it, but it may be what you're seeking.
Please inform the list if you find anything else.
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> Subject: [cg] Urgent Request for Non-Toxic Weed killer for Pesticide
> Free Elem. School
> I have an urgent request. I am in need of a legal defoliant to use as an
> to Round-Up. Tridelphia Ridge Elementary School is a Voluntary Pesticide
> free elementary school. It has 2 athletic fields, approx. 4
> acres, that need
> to be
> redone. The counties school maintenance team is proposing to spray the
> 4 acres with Round-Up. We have several children in the school who are
> registered with the state of Maryland as Pesticide Sensitive. If
> you have any
> known NON-TOXIC alternatives to defoliat the 4 acres, we would greatly
> appreciate your recommentations and comments.
> We also heard that Vinegar sprayed on weeds, in the cracks
> of walls and sidewalks, kills the weeds because it allows the sun to then
> burn them up. If that is known to you, please let me know. I
> will thank you
> in advance for any help that is passed along. Lisa
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