Tndeer Logo

Page 1 of 2 12>
Topic Options
#2384651 - 05/03/11 08:47 PM Grass killer herbicide for clover
Truedouble
4 Point


Registered: 12/13/09
Posts: 360
Loc: Jackson Co., Al

Offline
Please refresh my memory on herbicides that can be used to kill grasses in a clover field. I know Imperial makes Arrest, but what is it's generic equivalent?

On the same note, does 24DB kill grasses or broadleafs and please confirm it is safe to use in a clover field.

Thanks

Top
#2384659 - 05/03/11 08:51 PM Re: Grass killer herbicide for clover [Re: Truedouble]
smstone22
16 Point


Registered: 01/11/04
Posts: 16776
Loc: Allardt, TN

Offline
24DB is for broadleaf and is safe on a clover field, even though the label doesnt list it anymore.

Clethodim or sethoxydim are the active ingredients your looking for for your grass control. You'll find alot better prices than what Imperial offers.
_________________________
-QDM=Better Deer, Better Deer Hunting
-Let Him Go, So He Can Grow

Top
#2384831 - 05/04/11 06:14 AM Re: Grass killer herbicide for clover [Re: smstone22]
Football Hunter
Non-Typical


Registered: 10/22/07
Posts: 25314
Loc: Wilson Co/Perry Co

content Online
"High Yeild" pretty expensive,you can get it at the coop
_________________________
The best day to plant a tree,IS TODAY!

You wont know,if you dont go!


Top
#2384928 - 05/04/11 08:20 AM Re: Grass killer herbicide for clover [Re: Football Hunter]
Truedouble
4 Point


Registered: 12/13/09
Posts: 360
Loc: Jackson Co., Al

Offline
thanks to both of you.

I assume Clethodim and sethoxydim are the ingredietns that make up High Yeild?

I think Arrest is around $80 for 2 gallons, might be more just can't remember. Any idea how much High Yeild costs? It also seems like you have to use almost twice as much Arrest per acre as you would glysophate so the costs start adding up pretty quick on 7 acres of clover.

thanks


Edited by Truedouble (05/04/11 08:22 AM)

Top
#2385034 - 05/04/11 09:26 AM Re: Grass killer herbicide for clover [Re: Truedouble]
Dawson
4 Point


Registered: 06/07/10
Posts: 461
Loc: Williamson County

Offline
poast and poast plus will kill grasses, I would suggest doing a search online, you can get lots of info.
Top
#2385100 - 05/04/11 10:40 AM Re: Grass killer herbicide for clover [Re: Dawson]
woodchuckc
8 Point


Registered: 02/09/05
Posts: 1769
Loc: Hickman County, TN

content Online
The active herbicide in Poast is sethoxydim, and it is pretty expensive. A couple of years ago I used about $30 worth on one 3/4 acre clover field, if I remember right. It worked o.k., but it didn't do what I would call an excellent job.

I have heard that some have used glyphosate (Roundup) at a reduced rate on clover to get rid of undesirable grass. It will make the clover "sick" for a bit but not kill it. I don't remember the specific concentration you would use to get the desired effect, but overdosing it would not be a good thing!

Top
#2385117 - 05/04/11 10:51 AM Re: Grass killer herbicide for clover [Re: woodchuckc]
deerchaser007
10 Point


Registered: 12/17/02
Posts: 4243
Loc: Bradyville, TN USA

Offline
Grass herbicide is just high in cost!! Here is my experience, arrest is higher,.. but it has a higher concentration to it over the others, meaning i can use less,.. the others are cheaper but a lower concentration, and have to use more to cover the same ground. In the long run, spread out over a single growing season, i can save by using arrest.
_________________________
QDMA member...Cannon co.
Guard your tongue in youth,.. and in age you may mature a thought that will be of service to your people!!
(Minquass)

Top
#2385736 - 05/04/11 09:07 PM Re: Grass killer herbicide for clover [Re: deerchaser007]
Truedouble
4 Point


Registered: 12/13/09
Posts: 360
Loc: Jackson Co., Al

Offline
thanks to all. Sounds like there isn't really a inexpensive way to go unless I get the gonads to spray glysophate which I probably want...
Top
#2387749 - 05/07/11 07:27 PM Re: Grass killer herbicide for clover [Re: Truedouble]
Boone 58
16 Point


Registered: 06/23/04
Posts: 14541
Loc: Food Plot

Offline
The active ingredient is Sethoxydim. Found in several other products. dont buy it in "arrest"....marked up to the point of rediculous.
_________________________
The problem in America is not that ungodly people have said yes to ungodly things, but rather that Godly people have refused to say "no" to ungodly things.
Copied

Top
#2395291 - 05/17/11 09:49 AM Re: Grass killer herbicide for clover [Re: Boone 58]
CAMARO12
8 Point


Registered: 03/09/10
Posts: 2128
Loc: HARDEMAN COUNTY, TENNESSEE

Offline
What is the recommended mixture for Sethoxydim??? (Ounces per gallon)
Top
Page 1 of 2 12>


Moderator:  Bobby G, Unicam, CBU93, stretch, Kimber45, Kirk, Crappie Luck 
Hop to:
Top Posters
4104395
RUGER
85545
Deer Assassin
64248
BSK
59531
Crappie Luck
51368
spitndrum
Newest Members
Fish N Hunt, bowednlazy, ULTIMATE TARGETS, Philski, Original Booger
13295 Registered Users
Who's Online
88 registered (762hunter, pse2, tbird13, bowhunter163, Andy S., woodchuckc, 10 invisible) and 160 anonymous users online.
Forum Stats
13295 Members
42 Forums
85620 Topics
1034562 Posts

Max Online: 788 @ 11/11/13 08:06 PM
Moon Phase
CURRENT MOON
April
Su M Tu W Th F Sa
1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30
Forum Donations
The TnDeer.Com Deer Talk Forum is for Tennessee Deer Hunters by Tennessee Deer Hunters. If you enjoy using our Talk Forum and would like to contribute to help in it's up-keep. Just submit your contribution by clicking on the DONATE button below and paying with PayPal or a major credit card. Any amount is much appreciated. Thanks for your support!

TN Burn Safe

Generated in 0.207 seconds in which 0.001 seconds were spent on a total of 15 queries. Zlib compression enabled.