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Old 12-05-2003, 10:09 AM
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Does Glyphosate concentrate lose its efficacy over time?

I have a bottle of Tumbleweed which I applied (diluted as per) 10 days
ago to greenery and nothing has happened. Should I re-apply the same or
rush out to buy anew?

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Old 12-05-2003, 10:10 AM
Nick Maclaren
 
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"dave @ stejonda" writes:
| Does Glyphosate concentrate lose its efficacy over time?
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| I have a bottle of Tumbleweed which I applied (diluted as per) 10 days
| ago to greenery and nothing has happened. Should I re-apply the same or
| rush out to buy anew?

On what? Some things are very resistant, and 10 days is not a long
time in cold weather. Undiluted glyphosate keeps for a long time.


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Old 12-05-2003, 11:09 AM
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"dave @ stejonda" wrote in message
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Does Glyphosate concentrate lose its efficacy over time?

I have a bottle of Tumbleweed which I applied (diluted as per) 10 days
ago to greenery and nothing has happened. Should I re-apply the same or
rush out to buy anew?



Not unusual to take 10 days to respond. I've just bee through the same
process. 10 days of dry weather - no sign of any affect, a few days of mixed
sun and rain and lots of lovely dead foliage!
pk


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In message , Nick Maclaren
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In article ,
"dave @ stejonda" writes:
| Does Glyphosate concentrate lose its efficacy over time?
|
| I have a bottle of Tumbleweed which I applied (diluted as per) 10 days
| ago to greenery and nothing has happened. Should I re-apply the same or
| rush out to buy anew?

On what? Some things are very resistant,


A variety, from rhus typhina regrowth to annual weeds (thought I'd just
treat them all the same).

and 10 days is not a long
time in cold weather.


Ok, though it's not been that cold here - I'm just impatient.

Undiluted glyphosate keeps for a long time.

ta both.

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