BULB VEGETABLES - ONION THRIPS

General Information

GENERAL INSTRUCTIONS

Use low rate under light-to-moderate infestation. Higher rates should be used under heavy insect pressure. The rate of application is variable according to insect pressure, timing of spray and field scouting.

Preventive Use

For cutworm, armyworm, or stalk borer control, Respect insecticide may be applied before, during, or after planting. For soil-incorporated applications, use higher rates for improved control. DO NOT exceed maximum allowable rate.

Refer to the label for tank mix information.

Limitations, Restrictions, and Exceptions

BULB VEGETABLES

Method of Application

Apply in a minimum of 20 gallons per acre with ground equipment or in a minimum of 3 gallons per acre by aircraft. Begin applications when pests appear and repeat as necessary to maintain control.

To control onion thrips:

Use higher rates as population increases and avoid rescue situations. Use of a crop oil concentrate at 16 fluid ounces per acre is recommended.

DO NOT exceed maximum allowable rate.

DO NOT make applications less than 7 days apart.

DO NOT graze livestock in treated areas or cut treated crops for feed.

Pre-Harvest Interval

7 days

Restricted Entry Interval

12 hours