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Commercial quality fertilizers and control products.

At Pyramid Services, we stock a variety of commercial quality fertilizers, weed control and pest control products. We can order a wide variety of grass seed, fungicides, soil amendments and wetting agents as well. We are also able to special order most aquatic products for ponds including colorants.

Below is a list of just a few of our most popular products. If you don't see what you are looking for, give us a call at (319)337-2133 as we are able to order almost anything to suit your needs.

Granular Products:

Pre-emergence Crabgrass Control

19-00-03/.295% Evade 25% XCU

50lb bag

19-00-03/.295% Evade 25% XCU is a product to be used for the control of crabgrass and other summer annual weeds. It should be applied when soil temperature reaches 50 degrees Fahrenheit. This product will provide great spring green-up encouraging lawn to thicken and fill in. The 25% XCU will release up to 10 weeks providing continuous feeding. Apply one 50lb bag per 8,600 sq. ft. of turf area for season long control.

General Slow Release Fertilizer

30-00-05 50% XCU

50lb bag

30-00-05 50% XCU provides 6-8 weeks of controlled release feeding. This is a great product for any time of year and will not cause grass to become a "hayfield." Controlled growth means contiuous thickening of the turf-grass population, filling in weak areas of bluegrass lawns. This is the perfect summper fertilizer and will not burn. Apply one 50lb bag per 15,000 sq. ft.

Dandelion and Broadleaf Weed Control

20-00-05 with Surge 25% XCU

50lb bag

20-00-05 with Surge is a great fertilizer/broadleaf herbicide combination. 20-00-05 with Surge will control a broad spectrum of bradleaf weeds including dandelion, pantain, white clover and other listed weeds. For best control, apply when weed foliage is wet, usually in the morning if possible. One 50 lb bag will cover 12,500 sq.ft.

Liquid Products:

Broadleaf Weed Control


2.5 Gal

Trimec is a good general broadleaf weed herbicide controlling a broad range of weeds. It contains 3 ingredients, 2,4-D, mcpp, and dicambia. Apply when weeds are actively growing. Use rate: 4 pints/acre or 1.5 oz per thousand square feet. Mix 1.5 oz. per gallon of water. One gallon of Mec Amine D will make 85 gallons of solution, enough to treat 2 acres.

Hard to Control Broadleaf Weeds

Escalade 2

2.5 Gal

Escalade 2 will do a great job on the general broadleaf weeds as well as clean up white clover and ground ivy (creeping charlie). Apply when weeds are actively growing. Use rate: 3 pints/acre or 1.1 oz per thousand square feet. Mix 1.1 oz per gallon of water to treat one thousand square feet. One gallon of Escalade 2 will make 116 gallons of spray solution, enough to treat 2.67 acres.


(5 Gal Mixed)

Powerful Roundup technology in individual application packets. Mix one packet and one gallon of water. FIVE PACKETS PER BOX. That's less than $4/gallon!! Mix yourself, use your sprayer and save money!!

*Roundup PROMAX is available in 1.67 gallon for larger applications

Insect Products:

BiSect L


BiSect L provides a broad spectrum control of insects. Low odor application approved for indoor and outdoor use. Insects controlled include ants, bed bugs, bark beetles, beetles, borers, chiggers, carpet beetles, Japanese beetles, spiders, fleas, flies, cutworms, crickets, cockroaches, termites, wasps, ticks, silverfish and more.

20-00-00 with .2% Merit 50% XCU

Grub Control

50lb bag

20-00-00 with Merit is a preventative fertilizer/grub insecticide combination. Apply this product between June 15th and July 7th for opimum control. 20-00-00 with Merit should be watered in following application with 1/2-1 inch of irrigation. One bag covers 14,400 sq. ft.

Pest Products:



TALPIRID mole bait works quickly and effectively. Must use gloves or other scent-barrier when burrying wors in mole runs. One box contains 20 worms packaged in two trays of ten.

We are located at 390 Highland Avenue in Iowa City, Iowa. Stop in and see us today, or give us a call at (319)337-2133.

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