Hunt County, Texas
There are no groups in this location
We have several trees on our property that have oozing spots on the trunk. Please let me know what this might be & how to treat it.
I have attached 2 pictures.
Terri Barron '91
I am wanting to fertilize for the summer grasses in a week or two. Should I shred first?
Hunt County Texas pastures and forages over 5 years ago
I live in Greenville, Tx, NE of Dallas. I have 2 acres of property with several large post oak trees. I am looking for a variety of fescue or ryegrass to plant under the trees to prevent erosion as some of the property is sloped. Any suggestions? Some trees seem to have a native fescue type plant scattered already. Thank you.
Hunt County Texas grass about 6 years ago
Is there any aggie research on the use and effectivness of beneficial nematodes on the pecan weevil
Hunt County Texas integrated pest management over 4 years ago
What is this?
I live in southwest Hunt County, east of Rockwall TX, on 10 acres. About 25% of it is routinely mowed.
About half of the mowed area is bermuda, so no problem there. Two other grasses have been a problem though, especially this year. I took some pictures a few days ago: Photos 1 and 2 show a large, clumping type of grass that grows long, tough stems. It doesn't mow cleanly. Photos 3 shows a grass that grows lower and that has a switch type seedhead. It mows better, though is still unattractive.
So I have a few questions. Hoping you can help.
1. Can you identify these two grasses?
2. Is there a post emergent herbicide that would effectively control these without hurting the bermuda?
3. Would a pre emergent, if applied this fall, keep these two grasses from germinating? If so, can you recommend a herbicide (liquid perferred; I have a 19 gallon ATV-mounted sprayer) and the best date to apply? This would be a good answer, if effective, since we also have a minor problem in a few areas with purslane and grassburrs.
Any other suggestions would be appreciated.
I recently had a steer slaughtered and on the beef the label says "NOT FOR RESALE". Does that apply to private sales and if so what are my limitations.
My 1-1 1/2 acre pond in Hunt County is covered in a brownish floating algae. Is there a safe way to remove it? I have bass and catfish in it. Thank you. Kathy
Hunt County Texas freshwater aquaculture almost 4 years ago