Vegetable Gardening

Use of Roundup

Anonymous added on March 17, 2014 | Answered

Is it safe to use Roundup to clear weeds before planting vegetables?

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Answered on March 17, 2014

Almost all weed killers have a period of time after which it is safe to eat food grown in them. The time varies but usually takes about a year. As a precaution though, I would suggest washing the vegetables thoroughly prior to eating. Here is more info: The following article provides alternative weed killing approaches:

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