akyramoto
Full Member
Posts: 14
Joined: Thu Mar 10, 2011 9:44 pm

anyone tried these products?

I was at a local store that's new, it's all for organic gardening. I saw these two items and decided to get them.

they're both made by Down To Earth in Eugene, OR.

I go the Corn Weed blocker and the Bio Live fertilizer, all organic & chemical free.

I can't wait to see how well they work. Anyone else tried these before?
[img]https://www.hippiegeekfarmart.com/uploads/5/5/1/8/5518697/5538371.jpg[/img]

User avatar
farmerlon
Green Thumb
Posts: 671
Joined: Fri Feb 12, 2010 4:42 pm
Location: middle Tennessee

I assume the Corn Weed Blocker is Corn Gluten?

A friend recommended the Organic Lawn Care Manual to me... [url]https://www.amazon.com/Organic-Lawn-Care-Manual-Low-Maintenance/dp/1580176496/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1302052844&sr=8-1[/url]

I haven't been able to purchase that book yet (it's moving up my wish list :D )... but, I believe it recommends Corn Gluten as an organic pre-emergent herbicide.

akyramoto
Full Member
Posts: 14
Joined: Thu Mar 10, 2011 9:44 pm

Yup thats corn gluten meal.

I put a bit of the fertilizer in my beds, can't wait to see if it helps.

any one with tips on using the corn gluten meal, would be appreciated!

User avatar
Kisal
Mod Emeritus
Posts: 7648
Joined: Tue Jun 24, 2008 5:04 am
Location: Oregon

Rainbowgardener made a post yesterday in the Lawn Care forum about her experience using corn gluten meal for weed control:

https://www.helpfulgardener.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=34078
"Isn't it enough to see that a garden is beautiful without having to believe that there are fairies at the bottom of it too?" - Douglas Adams

Return to “Organic Gardening Forum”