ORNAMENTAL TREES - BEETLES AND BORERS

General Information

GENERAL USE INFORMATION

Important:

PERMETHRIN 3.2 EC is toxic to fish. Exercise care when making applications near ponds, lakes, streams, reservoirs and other aquatic environments where fish are present.

For advice concerning current control practices with relation to specific local conditions, consult your local State Cooperative Extension or regulatory agencies.

PERMETHRIN 3.2 EC is formulated as an emulsifiable concentrate (EC) formulation and is to be diluted with water and applied as an emulsion. When tank mixing as an emulsion with other products, observe all precautions and limitations on the labels of each product in the mixture.

PERMETHRIN 3.2 EC can be tank-mixed with natural pyrethrin-containing products or Insect Growth Regulators (IGRs). Do not tank mix with dichlorvos (DDVP) or other fumigant products.

DIRECTIONS FOR APPLICATION

Unless otherwise directed by registered supplemental labeling, follow the Directions for Use in each crop group section.

PERMETHRIN 3.2 EC is a 3.2 pounds per gallon formulation of the insecticide permethrin. Apply PERMETHRIN 3.2 EC 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. Use sufficient water to obtain full coverage. With the exception of crops listed below, rotational crops should not be planted within 60 days of last application.

The label must be in the possession of the user at the time of application.

Limitations, Restrictions, and Exceptions

ORNAMENTAL USES

PERMETHRIN 3.2 EC may be used to control insect pests on ornamentals and lawns in landscaped areas around residential, institutional, public, commercial and industrial buildings, parks, recreational areas and athletic fields.

Specific Application Instructions

Treat thoroughly lower branches and trunk area but not to the point of runoff prior to adult emergence.

Emergence varies according to host tree, environmental conditions and geography of the country.

Thorough coverage of bark on scaffold limbs to the ground level of the trunk is recommended for best control.

Restricted Entry Interval

12 hours