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Garland, TX

March 10, 2008
5:07 PM

Post #4646445

I would welcome ideas on how to eliminate kudzu from my yard. For years I have dug up roots and trimmed vines, but it is a never-ending chore. Unfortunately my neighbors also are infected and I have only been able to keep the kudzu somewhat controlled. Is there anything that will kill this stuff without damage to the environment?
Plano, TX
(Zone 8a)

March 14, 2008
7:49 PM

Post #4663944

Howard Garrett recommends getting a goat to eat it. :)
Maybe try 10% vinegar on it when the weather gets hot...?
Garland, TX

March 26, 2008
5:41 PM

Post #4712310

I have read that goats are fond of kudzu, however that is not too practical for city dwellers. I will try the vinegar.

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