SWEET POTATO - 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

SWEET POTATO

FOR NEMATODE, WIREWORM, WHITE GRUB, BANDED CUCUMBER BEETLE AND FLEA BEETLE LARVAE (Palestriped and sweet potato flea beetle) CONTROL

Row Treatment: Use 20 to 26 pounds of MOCAP 15% Granular Lock ‘n Load Nematicide-Insecticide per acre or 1.6 to 2.1 pounds per 1,000 linear feet of row (minimum 42 inch row spacing). Apply in a band 12 to 15 inches wide on the row 2 to 3 weeks before planting. Mix with the top 2 to 4 inches of soil right after application. Use the higher rates in fields where nematode and/or insect infestations have been especially severe.

Good results have been obtained by opening the row, applying MOCAP 15% Granular Lock ‘n Load in a 12 to 15 inch band on the row, bedding over and dragging.

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.