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Dirty Weekend Entry - Clean Up Time
Oct 18, 2010
Author: Aleise Puketapu

I am encouraging him not to use too many chemical sprays instead boiling water and a combination of weed mat and bark as a deterrant for returning weed growth (particularly annuals). I am encouraging my partner to efficiently use herbicides on the farm he works on as well, for example calibrating the sprayers, using the right amount of chemicals and taking the weather into account. Efficient weed control is both environmentally friendly but also economic.