Several species

Pest description, crop damage and life history


Management-biological, cultural, tactical


Management-chemical control: HOME USE

  • azadirachtin (as a mix with pyrethrins-Some formulations are OMRI-listed for organic use.
  • bifenthrin (often as a mix with zeta-cypermethrin)
  • cyfluthrin
  • zeta-cypermethrin

Management-chemical control: COMMERCIAL USE

  • diazinon (Diazinon) at 3 to 4 lb ai/A. Broadcast and mix into soil before planting. REI 3 days.
  • dichloropropene (Telone II)-Registered for preplant soil treatment for nematodes and reduces wireworm populations in soil.
  • imidacloprid (Gaucho 480F) at 0.25 lb ai/100 lb of seed. Apply as commercial seed treatment.