Prevent

PREVENT is the best way to kill crabgrass and green up spring lawns. Grass Pad’s spring fertilizer contains professional strength crabgrass pre-emergent. Prevent is formulated especially for the mid-west lawns for maximum protection against annual grassy weeds and promote healthy grass. 

Prevent Crabgrass

Coverage

Prevent is available in 5,000 sq/ft, 10,000 sq/ft, and 15,000 sq/ft bags to help you get full coverage.

When to Apply

Apply first Spring coverage of Prevent Mid-March to Mid-April and repeat 8-10 weeks later. 

How to Apply

Apply with a broadcast or rotary spreader. Apply 1/2″ of water immediately after application. 

How Often

Season long Crabgrass control and prevention requires 2 applications 8-10 weeks apart. 

Features

Keeps out grassy weeds like crabgrass and foxtail, while encouraging Spring turf growth. Combination of fast and slow release fertilizers strengthens grass plants to fight Spring and Summer weed pressure. The Grass Pad Idiot Proof Prevent formula is more forgiving if slightly over applied from inaccurate measurements, uncalibrated fertilizer spreaders, or operator error. 20#, 40#, 60# NPK 25-2-2

Benefits

Gives your lawn fast spring growth, early green up and eliminates crabgrass before it can take over the lawn. Prevent is Step #1 and Step #3 of Uncle’s Idiot Proof Lawn Care Program. The two application Prevent method provides all season control against invasive grassy weed species.

Spreader Settings

 

Spreader Brand Setting
EARTHWAY BROADCAST 14
SPKYKER BROADCAST 4.25
SCOTTS EASY GREEN (EG-3) 27
SCOTT’S SPEEDY GREEN(SG-3) 6
SCOTT’S DELUXE 6
SCOTT’S (1000 – 2000 – 3000) 7

Spreader settings shown here are approximate for new equipment. Your spreader may need calibration, due to differences in terrain, walking speed, an equipment condition. Calibrate your spreader before use to ensure the correct application rate. Can’t find your spreader on the bag? Call 1-800-922-4100 

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