Pest Control Cody WY

If spring weeds haven’t yet overtaken your garden, you can prevent them by laying down products containing corn gluten meal. To kill weeds, spray them with vinegar; for older, tougher weeds, try a vinegar-based herbicide.

BIG HORN HORTICULTURAL SERVICE INC
(307) 587-9726
PO BOX 2422
CODY, WY
 
STROUPE PEST CONTROL
(307) 527-6781
PO Box 2254
Cody, WY
 
BLACK'S YARD & TREE SERVICE
(307) 682-0924
PO BOX 925
GOLLETTE, WY
 
CHEMICAL WEED CONTROL
(307) 265-5966
2212 LINDA VISTA DR
CASPER, WY
 
DEANE TODD
(307) 266-6561
9268 RED CREEK RD
CASPER, WY
 
WYOMING HIGH COUNTRY TRAIL RID
(307) 587-9761
36 Sunburst Dr
Cody, WY
 
TETON COUNTY WEED AND PEST DISTRICT
(307) 733-8419
PO BOX 1852
JACKSON, WY
 
STROUPE PEST CONTROL
(307) 527-6781
PO Box 2254
Cody, WY
 
Terminix
(888) 304-7302
920 Foster Drive
Casper, WY
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STEVE MAVY
(307) 883-2082
PO Box 4410
Bedford, WY
 

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Q Are there any good natural weed killers?

A Yes—and you’re wise to look for safer options than standard pesticides, which have been linked to endocrine disorders, reproductive problems, and cancer, not to mention widespread water pollution.

If spring weeds haven’t yet overtaken your garden, you can prevent them by laying down products containing corn gluten meal. This byproduct of corn milling naturally inhibits the growth of new root systems but leaves established plants untouched. (As a bonus, it’s high in nitrogen, so it makes an excellent fertilizer.) Plan to apply it about three to five weeks before you’d expect weeds to start showing up, says Nick Christians, professor of horticulture at Iowa State University in Ames. You’ll need to use a pound of meal for every 50 square feet of space. Authorized suppliers can be found at public.iastate.edu/~isurf/tech/cgmwebsite.html.

To kill weeds, spray them with vinegar. If they’re just getting started, plain white vinegar should work fine. (It’s made up of 5 percent acetic acid, the weed-zapping ingredient.)

For older, tougher weeds, try a vinegar-based herbicide; these contain more acetic acid. But be sure to wear gloves and eye protection; at concentrations higher than 5 percent acetic acid, vinegar can burn the eyes and skin. Look for products at bradfieldind.com, greensense.net, sumrset.com/prod- 02.htm, and biconet.com/lawn/burn- out.html.

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