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Old 09-17-2009, 09:58 PM
 
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My lawn has been suffering from grub problems since we moved in this spring. This afternoon, I had it aerated and I spread new grass seed over it.

I would also like to have my lawn care company do another application of grub killer to the lawn. Will that spraying of insecticide interfere with the new grass seed I just put down? Thanks in advance.
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Old 09-18-2009, 06:25 AM
 
Location: Newport, NC
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It should not affect the seed. The label on each chemical must tell you exactly how and when it can be used. If you intend to have a company do this for you, you can ask them to show you the label. As I said to begin, most grub control products should not affect seed germination. If its a combination type product, that could be a problem.
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Old 09-19-2009, 01:26 PM
 
Location: Chapel Hill, N.C.
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I think you can apply milky spore any time and it shouldn't hurt your seedlings. I think milky spore would be better than insecticide spray.
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