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Blanket or spot spray?

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I thought I would ask you guys what you typically do with herbicides. This is my first summer on my 1 acre now. I have a handful of dandelions popping up here and there with more to come I'm presuming. And also some wild violet? From what I can tell, that I also saw last fall as well. Would you guys just pull them, spot or blanket just to get the ones you miss? Otherwise the rest of the yard looks pretty decent. Im thinking walking around pulling would take the same amount of time as just a blanket. I saw my neighbor the other day walking up and down every lawn mower path just spot spraying. Which took him quite some time. And I'm sure he didn't hit every one. What are your thoughts?
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Ive been leaning towards spot myself. Just load up the tank while mowing and using the wand as I mow. Time is just always my biggest issue. That was why I was thinking if blanket. But I hate throwing down more than I need to. Especially if its not entirely needed.
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