Mesquite control can be a daunting task. If you’re looking for ways to get rid of mesquite and clear the way for more grazing land and wildlife habitat, then come see us at J&N Feed and Seed. We carry TWO products that are proven effective in the control of mesquite. For best results, apply mesquite control herbicide during the spring-summer growing season. When mesquite leaves turn dark green, it’s time to spray!
Sendero® herbicide, gives you the most effective, most consistent chemical control of mesquite ever — down to the roots, releasing native grasses to thrive. Aerial trials prove its superiority. Sendero® can clear your way to more low-cost grass for livestock, more fringe habitat for wildlife and a lasting legacy for future generations on the land.
Remedy® Ultra herbicide provides flexible, all-purpose brush control with a non-restricted use label and without residual activity. It is the producer’s choice for Individual Plant Treatments.
A mixture of the herbicide Remedy™ and diesel fuel oil is very effective for low-volume, basal stem treatment technique. Diesel acts as a coating to ensure good coverage and absorption. The recommended concentration of Remedy™ will vary depending on the size and age of the mesquite. To read more about the basal stem treatment, click here.
Recommended concentration of Remedy™ to mix with diesel.*
|Mesquite Type||% Remedy™||Amount/Gallon Mixed|
| 1.5 in. diameter or less||15%||19 oz.|
| 1.5-4 in. diameter||25%||1 quart|
|Rough Bark||25%||1 quart|
* Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center