TAG: insecticide

Mirimichi Green releases ‘natural’ insect control products

December 12, 2017By

Mirimichi Green released four “natural” insect control products designed to control mosquitoes, fleas, ants, roaches, no-see-ums, chiggers and spiders. The products are Mirimichi Green Pest Control for use on landscapes; Mirimichi Green Growers Pest Control for use in gardening and crop production; Mirimichi Green Irrigation Pest Control for use in irrigation systems; and Mirimichi Green Personal Repellent for spraying on... read more

Bayer rolls out new insecticide for landscape ornamentals

October 5, 2017By

Environmental Science, a business unit of the Crop Science division of Bayer, will launch its Altus insecticide in October at GIE+EXPO, which will be held Oct. 18-20 in Louisville, Ky. Altus offers broad-spectrum control of sucking pests, including whiteflies, aphids, leafhoppers, mealybugs, psyllids, scale and lace bugs. Classified by the Environmental Protection Agency as a reduced risk product, it is... read more

Amvac releases new herbicide and fungicide, Oreon fungicide to be renamed Premion

September 29, 2017By

Amvac Chemical Corp., based in Newport Beach, Calif., launched Scepter T&O 70WDG Herbicide and FF III turf fungicide. Scepter, which contains the active ingredient imazaquin, is a selective postemergent herbicide that provides control of hard-to-control weeds in turf and landscape ornamentals, according to the company. FF III is a turf disease product in a dry granular formulation that includes three active ingredients: PCNB,... read more

ArborSystems intros direct-inject insecticide

July 24, 2017By

ArborSystems launched its new direct-inject chemical product, Retriever Insecticide. Designed for use in the Wedgle Direct-Inject Tree Injection System, which is a no-drill tree treatment system, the insecticide is for tree injection applications to ornamental or non-bearing fruit and nut trees. “Arborists, urban foresters and tree care professionals can try hands-on demonstrations of our advanced tree technology system to see how... read more

Atticus launches Acetamiprid product

January 4, 2017By

Atticus, a Cary, N.C-based manufacturer and marketer of branded and proprietary post-patent pesticide technologies for crop and non-crop professionals, introduced Quasar 8.5 SL, a new product that contains the active ingredient Acetamiprid, a neonicotinoid insecticide. The products will serve as a viable, EPA-recognized alternative where pollination impact is a concern, the company said. In turf and ornamental applications, Quasar 8.5 SL controls key ornamental... read more

Dow AgroSciences XXpire WG Insecticide

July 15, 2015By

XXpire™ WG insecticide offers two modes of action to control chewing and sap-feeding pests. It combines two new active ingredients, Isoclast® Active and spinetoram, and is effective on more than 40 species, including seven of the 10 most troublesome ornamental insects. XXpire controls whiteflies, aphids, mealybugs, lepidopterans, lace bugs, certain scales and thrips, and suppresses spider mites, when used according... read more