Gopher control, if needed, is IMPORTANT and provides increased survival rates and future timber revenue.
The bait is highly toxic to birds and other animals and caution should be taken to minimize spillage. All label directions should be read and followed. Bait level and machine operation should be checked frequently to ensure proper application. Application timing is important and should not be performed if there is a threat of heavy rain as the effectiveness of the treatment may be greatly reduced.
Depending upon the acreage involved, vendor availability, application rates, etc., costs will range from $10.00-15.00 per acre.