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Old 05-13-2010, 12:00 PM   post #1 of 4
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Default Big n Tuf mix and spray rate

Can anyone share their mix volumes formula and spray rate of Pronto Big n Tuf (Tractor Supply..... or Roundup, by other name) for gravel road and ditch maintenance? I've been looking at their label and can't quite find what I need. Maybe a 1.5 to 2 % solution? Spray at what rate?

I've got about 1 acre of area in gravel drives on my property along with ditches, that take runoff to seasonal creek. Will be spraying with trailer sprayer with boom behind my atv.

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Old 05-14-2010, 02:40 AM   post #2 of 4
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Default Re: Big n Tuf mix and spray rate

2% solution of glyphosate usually works pretty good, but read your label to make sure.
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Old 05-16-2010, 09:10 AM   post #3 of 4
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Default Re: Big n Tuf mix and spray rate

I switched to Ortho Ground clear instead of Roundup and have had better luck with it lasting longer. I don't remember off hand how much I used. slkpk
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Default Re: Big n Tuf mix and spray rate

I use TSC's Ground Work 50% Glyphosate... pretty close to Big N Tuf's 41%. Here's my spreadsheet I made for my Fimco 15gal. 2.1 gpm sprayer at various speeds. It's confusing, but if you figure out my spreadsheet, you can adjust the numbers to match your equipment.
http://www.electrichorizons.com/jd/F...ss_Killer.xlsx
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