Lawn Weed Control In Carlsbad, Artesia, & Southeast New Mexico

Creating a beautiful lawn in Carlsbad, Artesia, and Eddy County New Mexico often requires more than just a simple weed control program of herbicides and pre-emergents once or twice a year. It can require a multi-step ongoing program of different elements to create a thick healthy lawn that also includes pre and post emergent herbicides as just one part of … Read More

Khaki Weed Control | How To Kill Khaki Weed

Khaki Weed Alternanthera caracasana Khaki Weed Alternanthera caracasana ** NOTE ** While we will discuss the use of herbicides in this article, it cannot be considered as advice or recommendation of Horizon Pest Control, LLC of Carlsbad, New Mexico. The label on all pesticides is the law. If they’re even available to you at all, how and if you choose … Read More

How To Kill Ticks | Carlsbad Home And Lawn Tick Control

In our warmer climate, tick infestations are year round in Carlsbad. Ticks can survive some fairly harsh conditions. And while our Southeast New Mexico desert can get bitter cold in Winter, it takes an extended sustained freeze to kill and get rid of ticks. At least until next season. An extended hard freeze will kill existing living ticks as well … Read More

Best Time For Pre Emergent Weed Control In Southeast New Mexico

While this article references when to spray pre emergent weed control in Carlsbad and most of Southeast New Mexico, much of the information here is relevant to all areas. Regardless of area, the main points are – Dandelion Weed When it  comes to spraying pre-emergent herbicides on lawns, proper timing is critical in consideration of the types of weeds and … Read More