weedkiller


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weedkiller

a substance, usually a chemical or hormone, used for killing weeds
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However, within two weeks of the last judgement, Neal continued her unacceptable behaviour and admitted breaching her injunction six times in the following two months; often being caught red-handed spraying weedkiller through the fence by her neighbours' CCTV camera.
Using the GPS system in his tractor, Murray Graham sprayed weedkiller across a swath of weeds and grass, marking out the letters "SUE x" in his Oxfordshire field in tribute to his long-suffering wife.
POUR BOILING WATER OVER IT: If you don't want to use weedkiller, pour boiling water over the bindweed and around three inches beyond where it is growing, to kill as much root as possible.
Systemic weedkiller is absorbed into the plant and travels deep down the roots to wipe it out from below the ground.
A spokesman said: "More countries are banning the use of certain types of weedkillers.
Verdone Extra RTU contains three different selective weedkillers.
If you have already laid weedkiller, which has resulted in a lot of dead plant matter, you may have to scarify in late spring.
Treating Christmas tree fields each spring, farm-worker Felix Alvarez, 43, soaks his skin with Roundup, a weedkiller linked to cancer among applicators.
If you have a lot of weeds, use a selective weedkiller and if there are bare patches, you may need to overseed when the soil is moist.
The committee also considered the five forms of asbestos not currently covered by the convention, as well as the pesticides Granox TBC/Spinox T, a fungicide/ insecticide mixture used by peanut farmers, and DNOC, used as an insecticide, weedkiller, and fungicide.
One American Indian group is working with commuter train representatives to find alternatives to spraying the railroad's right-of-way with weedkiller, which destroys the grasses they still use to weave their baskets.
Using a chemical similar to weedkiller, vandals burned a 15-by-40-foot R at the 50-yard line of the Simi Valley stadium.