POTATOES - WIREWORMS AND GARDEN SYMPHYLANS - BAND

General Information

INCORPORATION INFORMATION

MOCAP 15% Granular Lock ‘n Load Nematicide-Insecticide can be incorporated with a rotary tiller, rotary hoe, spring-tooth harrow, by double-discing or with other equipment for mixing the chemical with the soil to the depth recommended. Follow any specific incorporating directions given under the crop heading.

If moisture is applied immediately after application to carry the treatment into the soil, only shallow incorporation (1/4 to 1/2 inch) with mechanical equipment such as drag chains is required.

Limitations, Restrictions, and Exceptions

POTATOES

FOR CONTROL OF WIREWORMS AND GARDEN SYMPHYLAN (Scutigerella immaculata)

Row Treatment: Apply 20 pounds of MOCAP 15% Granular Lock ‘n Load Nematicide-Insecticide per acre (36 inch row spacing) or 22 ounces per 1000 linear feet of row. Make application in a band 12 inches wide on the row at-planting. Mix with the top 2 to 4 inches of soil.

The following broadcast treatment is recommended for fields where wireworm injury has been (or is suspected to be) especially severe (i.e., potatoes planted following sod, pasture or new ground).

Restricted Entry Interval

48 hours

The 48 hour REI is increased to 72 hours in outdoor areas where average rainfall is less than 25 inches a year.

EXCEPTION: If the product is soil injected or soil incorporated, the Worker Protection Standard, under certain circumstances, allows workers to enter the treated area if there will be no contact with anything that has been treated.

Timings