How to get rid of weeds? Weed control is something Eco-Smart Pest Control takes very seriously. We encounter various weeds but the most common is noxious or injurious weeds. A noxious weed, harmful weed or injurious weed is a weed that has been associated with dangers to livestock, agriculture, pets and even humans. These noxious weeds can be brought about by mismanagement of land. They are plants that grow aggressively, multiply quickly without natural controls, and display different effects through contact or ingestion. Noxious weeds mainly affect areas of agriculture, nature reserves, parks and various open spaces.

A plant is often termed a weed when it has one of the following characteristics:

  • Little or no recognized value
  • Rapid growth
  • Competes with crops for space, light, water and nutrients

Effective weed control – Prevent them from growing

  • Do not let weeds see day light
  • Ensure the ground around the weed is wet when pulling them out
  • Remove water source
  • Mow the edges of the lawn around your garden

How to get rid of weeds – Eco-Smart Pest Control DIY Tips

  • Drench in boiling water
  • Burn them (do not burn your house down)
  • Douse them in Salt (Sodium Chloride)
  • Sprinkle generously with Vinegar

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