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Old 01-27-2013, 08:55 AM
grassmasterswilson grassmasterswilson is online now
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bifenthrin fire ant control

Was at a pesticide class and the guy said that he sprayed bifenthrin at 1 qt per acre and it sent fire ants running for months.

What length of control are getting if using bifen? I was thinking that 6-8 weeks at most but have been doing topchoice or mound treatments only. This is beginning to be a nuisence and I want to get ahead of the game.

Then I found this...

http://www.aces.edu/pubs/docs/A/ANR-...ANR-0175-A.pdf

At the bottom is has bifenthrin listed with a 123 day half life. So they are saying 4 months of control??
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