Tomato Plants
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tomatoes and brush killers

Zone texas | dale added on May 12, 2012 | Answered

How long will the poison be in the soil?

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    Nikki
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    Answered on May 14, 2012

    Almost all weed killers have a period of time after which where it is safe eat food grown in them. The time varies. Generally, after about a year without the use of any chemical control, it should be ok. As a precaution though, I would suggest washing the fruit thoroughly prior to eating it. Here is more info: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/garden-how-to/soil-fertilizers/how-long-does-weed-killer-last-in-the-soil.htm

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