White Pine Weevil

Discussion in 'Pesticide & Herbicide Application' started by UrbanEarth, Apr 19, 2001.

  1. UrbanEarth

    UrbanEarth LawnSite Member
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    Does anybody know of a pesticide that is registered for use against white pine weevil (Pissodes strobi) on spruce trees?

    Alan
     
  2. greens1

    greens1 LawnSite Senior Member
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    Lindane, but you have to be very careful. You may want to cheak Metasystox-R, microinjection, may be labeled. They are constantly updating.

    Jim L
     
  3. powerreel

    powerreel Banned
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    Plain ol DE around the trunk of the host works on weevil, saws off their legs.
     
  4. greens1

    greens1 LawnSite Senior Member
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