ORNAMENTALS AND TREES - CONTROL OF IMPORTED FIRE ANTS (FOR FORAGING ANTS)

General Information

General Application Instructions

Not for use on plants being grown for sale or other commercial use, or for commercial seed production, or for research purposes. For use on plants intended only for aesthetic purposes or climatic modifications and being grown in interior plantscapes, ornamental gardens or parks, or lawns and grounds.

Bifenthrin Pro Insecticide/Miticide formulation mixes readily with water and other aqueous carriers, and controls a wide spectrum of insects and mites on trees, shrubs, foliage plants, non-bearing fruit and nut trees, and flowers in interiorscapes including hotels, shopping malls, office buildings, etc., and, outdoor plantscapes, such as around residential dwellings, parks, institutional, buildings, recreational areas, athletic fields and home lawns. Non-bearing crops are perennial crops that will not produce a harvestable raw agricultural commodity during the season of application.

Only for Use and Storage by Commercial Applicators. To control insect pests and mites indoors, in interiorscapes and outdoors on ornamentals and lawns in landscaped areas around residential, institutional, public, commercial, and industrial buildings, parks, recreational areas and athletic fields.

Do not apply by air.

Do not apply in greenhouses and nurseries.

Not for use on sod farm turf, golf course turf, or grass grown for seed.

TANK MIXTURE

For mixing application instructions of Befenthrin Pro with other products, please refer to the label.

Limitations, Restrictions, and Exceptions

ORNAMENTALS AND TREES

For ornamental applications (including but not limited crops listed) apply 0.125 to 1.0 fluid oz. of Bifenthrin Pro Insecticide/Miticide per 1,000 square feet or 5.4 to 43.5 fluid oz. per 100 gallons. Bifenthrin Pro Insecticide/Miticide may be diluted and applied in various volumes of water providing that the maximum label rate (1.0 fluid oz. per 1,000 square feet or 43.5 fluid oz. per 100 gallons) is not exceeded. Bifenthrin Pro Insecticide/Miticide may be applied through low volume application equipment by dilution with water or other carriers and providing that the maximum label rate (1.0 fluid oz. per 1,000 square feet or 43.5 fluid oz. per 100 gallons) is not exceeded.

Repeat treatment as necessary to achieve control using higher application rates as pest pressure and foliage area increases. Repeat application should be limited to no more than once per seven days.

Certain cultivars may be sensitive to the final spray solution. A small number of plants should be treated and observed for one week prior to application to the entire planting.

Use of an alternate class of chemistry in a treatment program is recommended to prevent or delay pest resistance.

Ornamental Application Rate

- Imported Fire Ants (for foraging ants).

The specified rate will provide excellent control of the respective pests under typical conditions. However, at the discretion of the applicator, Bifenthrin Pro Insecticide/Miticide may be applied at up to 1 fluid oz. per 1,000 square feet (43.5 fluid oz. per 100 gallons) to control each of the pests. The higher application rates should be used when maximum residual control is desired.

- For Bifenthrin Pro Insecticide/Miticide Ornamental dilution chart, please refer to the label.

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