Re: [tomato] Roundup

Richard Yarnell (
Wed, 14 Apr 1999 08:40:49 -0700 (PDT)

I believe "Roundup" requires sunlight to degrade within the 3 day 
period claimed by the manufacturer.  Over application which allows the 
solution to drain into the soil would therefor be protected.  

I'm counting on correction if this information is incorrect.

>There are a few cases where that Round up did not leach
>out in a compost pile and affected the seedling start in the
>compost a year later.