Will Thistlex do nettles?

Longlowdog

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Aberdeenshire
When I did my sprayer training the instructor gave us a couple of 'working out application' sheets and told us to photocopy a heap of them. He said to write the date on one and bung it in the the big table diary whenever we used chemicals to aid the smooth passage of any inspections along with what we wrote in the spray record book. Those copies and blanks are invaluable for working out rates and using as a simple crib sheet for future applications. The spray record book doesn't tend to hold data in as convenient a reference form and doesn't include your working out formulae. Being able to prove competence may be invaluable in the event of a dispute with neighbours or the authorities and safety checks and monitoring are only going to get more onerous.
 
We also get that a lot on Farm Marketplace, the person buying the product, isn.t the one spraying it. So they have no idea how much to buy or that there is a limit per hectare.

Regard the OP has does well to get Thistlex, its in short supply this year.
There seems to be plenty up here in Scotland, had boxes of it.
 

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Man fined £300 for bonfire-related waste offences

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Written by William Kellett from Agriland

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A man has pleaded guilty at Newtownards Magistrates’ Court to waste offences relating to a bonfire next to the electrical sub-station on the Circular Road in Newtownards, Co. Down.

Gareth Gill (51) of Abbot’s Walk, Newtownards pleaded guilty to two charges under the Waste and Contaminated Land (Northern Ireland) Order 1997, for which he was fined £150 each and ordered to pay a £15 offender’s levy

On June 25, 2018, PSNI officers went to Gill’s yard, where they found a large amount of waste consisting of scrap wood, pallets, carpet and underlay.

Discussion with Northern Ireland Environment Agency (NIEA) officers confirmed the site...
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