General Information


Pounce 25 WP insecticide is a 25% wettable powder formulation of the insecticide permethrin. Apply Pounce 25 WP when insects appear or feeding is noticed. The higher rate should be used as pest populations increase. Repeat the application as necessary to maintain control. Pounce 25 WP may be applied by both ground and aerial equipment. Use sufficient water to obtain full coverage. With the exception of crops listed, rotational crops should not be planted within 60 days of last application.

Mix as needed; do not store diluted material.

Limitations, Restrictions, and Exceptions


When treating for stalk borers, Pounce 25 WP must be applied when or shortly before the stalk borer larvae are moving into the corn from surrounding weeds and grasses. Mowing or burndown herbicide are suggested to initiate movement. For control of Corn Earworm apply just before silking and continue as necessary to maintain control. Apply a minimum of 2 gallons of finished spray per acre by air or 10 gallons per acre with ground equipment.

Forage may be harvested on the day of application.

Do not make treatments less than 6 days apart or apply less than 30 days prior to harvest of grain or fodder (stover).

Pre-Harvest Interval

30 days

Restricted Entry Interval

12 hours