General Information


Apply when pests first appear and repeat as necessary to maintain control. Apply the following recommended rates in sufficient water to thoroughly cover one acre. By ground, apply a minimum of 200 gallons per acre on stone fruits and nuts; a minimum of 300 gallons per acre on pome fruits; a minimum of 200 gallons per acre on bush and vine fruits and a minimum of 10 gallons per acre on vegetable and row crops. By air, a minimum of 2 gallons per acre on small fruits and tree crops. Use the designated amount in 100 gallons of water unless otherwise specified.

Limitations, Restrictions, and Exceptions


Use MALATHION 57 EC for protection of wheat, corn, oat, rye and barley storage facilities against Confused Flour Beetle, Rice Weevil, Granary Weevil, Sawtoothed Grain Beetle, Flat Grain Beetle, Red Flour Beetle, Rusty Grain Beetle, Lesser Grain Borer and as an aid in control of Indian Meal Moth. For residual wall, floor and machinery spray in grain elevators, in treating truck beds, and box cars, before loading grain, apply 1 gallon of this material per 25 gallons of water making thorough application. Before applying spray, clean elevators and box cars thoroughly. Remove and burn all sweepings and debris. Do not apply directly to grain. Do not apply in storage facilities where grain, other than those sited in this section, will be stored.

Restricted Entry Interval

12 hours