Chinch Bugs

Discussion in 'Organic Lawn Care' started by FOL, May 1, 2011.

  1. FOL

    FOL LawnSite Member
    Messages: 96

    How has everyone been? Been awhile since I have been on here. Starting to see chinch bugs, what are my options?
  2. phasthound

    phasthound LawnSite Platinum Member
    Messages: 4,998

    ICT Organic Essential-1 PHE

    Essential-1 PHE contains a broad range of botantical extracts and essential oils to reduce pest pressure

    � Essential 1 PHE� (Plant Health Enhancement) is USDA National Organic Program Compliant and provides rapid knockdown/kill with residual protection.

    � It is a concentrated foliar application minimum risk pesticide to be used as part of our easy Mix & Spray System� to enhance plant defenses, and repel pests.

    � DO NOT spray when shade temperatures exceed 85F or when soil is dry or plants are suffering from moisture stress.

    � Apply every 3-5 wks or as needed

    � TURF & GRASS: To control Ants, Armyworms, Billbugs, Chinch Bugs, Chiggers, Crickets, Cutworms, Earwigs, Fleas, Grasshoppers, Hyperodes Weevils (adults), Japanese Beetles (adults), Mole Crickets, Mosquitoes, Sod Webworms &Ticks

    � PERIMETER TREATMENTS: To control Aphids, Ants, Bees, Centipedes, Cockroaches, Crickets, Darkling Beetles, Firebrats, Fleas, Ground Beetles, Fowl Mites, Mites, Millipedes, Pillbugs, Silverfish, Sowbugs, Spiders, Ticks & Wasps.

    � TREES & SHRUBS: To control Mites, Scale Insects, Mealybugs, Aphids, Lace Bugs, Whiteflies, Tent Caterpillars, Bagworms & Beetles.

    � Note: This product has not been registered by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). ICT Organics represents that this product qualifies for exemption from registration under the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA).

    � Formulated from EPA Sec 25b exempt ingredients and approved for use even under the stringent National Organic Program to free you from regulatory burdens while still providing the tools you need.

    � Spray Rig:mix 1-3 oz of Essential-1 per gal / water. Apply: 2 gallons mix per 1000 sq ft

    � Blower/Sprayer:mix 6 oz Essential-1 per 3 gal / water. Apply: 3 gallons mix /10,000 sq ft

    Depending on Sate Regulations, you may need a pesticide license to apply professionally.
  3. FOL

    FOL LawnSite Member
    Messages: 96

    Hey Barry, thought that would have been my option. I am gonna take a ride up there in the next week or two so I will check that out.
  4. phasthound

    phasthound LawnSite Platinum Member
    Messages: 4,998

    Where are you headed?

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