Sizing up spinosad

December 2008
American Nurseryman;12/1/2008, Vol. 208 Issue 11, p8
Trade Publication
The article provides information on spinosad. Spinosad is defined as a newer class of pesticide that shows promise of becoming an excellent part of an environmentally sensitive pest-management program which is approved for use in organic growing. It is labeled for a very large and diverse number of garden, greenhouse and field pests and is most effective on lepidopterous caterpillars and western flower thrips. In addition, spinosads are safe for use by applicators.


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