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nsb318 05-12-2007 08:37 PM

Removing weeds
I need to remove large amounts of weeds so we can plant a flower bed. I've tried pulling but they seem really tough and there is so many. Is there an easier way? Like I said this is a large area, doing it by hand would take days.

handy man88 05-13-2007 12:04 AM

Rent a tiller.

NothingsLevel 05-20-2007 11:42 AM

Pitchforks are good for getting under the larger ones and pulling up the majority of the root.

Then get a tiller to finish the job.

Sammy 05-20-2007 03:33 PM

Wait til after its rained or water the area a day before to make pulling the big ones easier.

Or just Spectracide the whole area and wait a day, then till em up.

If you dont Spectracide and just till, the weeds will come back.

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