A Javex type bleach (sodium hypochlorite), sprayed directly on the weeds works well. Buy the cheapest you can find and decant into a CLEANED used spray bottle.
— In Budget101_@yahoogroups.com, “slrccr1125” wrote: > Although I am sitting here looking at a snow covered lawn, tis the > time to be thinking about yard work. I thought that I remembered > seeing a recipe for making your own weed killer on the Budget 101 > website, but I can’t seem to find it now that I am looking for it. > Our property is surrounded by farmland and we end up spending a > fortune for Round Up during the summer just to keep weeds out of our > small flowerbeds. I would like to save some money and hopefully find > something a little more environmentally friendly than Round Up. > Thanks for your suggestions. > > Sharon from Lancaster Co., PA