Instructions can be downloaded at the bottom of this page.
Perfect for Aquaponics and other gardens where using organic products are a must. This product is in powder form so the shelf life is greatly extended over liquids. You can use as little as 1/2 teaspoon per gallon of water up to 4 teaspoons per gallon of water to be spayed on the plants. It takes very little and goes a long way.
It is BT or Bacillus thuringiensis. 100% organic.
True Aquaponics Caterpillar Killer, contains the bacterial Bacillus thuringiensis v. kurstaki(Btk).
It is a dry, flow-able formulation which is dust-free.
It is registered to control most caterpillar insects on fruits, citrus, tropical fruits, vegetables, grains, bulbs, flowers, herbs, turf, ornamental trees and shrubs.
After ingesting a lethal dose, larvae stop feeding within the hour and will die within several house to 3 days. It is best used when the larvae are actively feeding but before the plants are damaged. Actively controls; loopers, hornworms, armyworms, leaf-rollers, cabbageworms, cutworms, webworms, gypsy mots, tent caterpillars, alfalfa caterpillars, and other lepidopterous insects.
• Contains 54% Btk. 46% inert ingredients.
• Listed by OMRI for use in organic production(because we repackage from bulk, the OMRI listing does not come with the product).
• Provides adequate control of worms in nuts, cotton, soybeans, corn and other crops.
• May be used up to the day of harvest.
Mix at a rate of 1/2 teaspoons per gallon of water for most applications. This means that for 8 ounces of True Aquaponics Caterpillar Killer, you can make up to 200 gallons of water with the mix. If you go with the maximum rate of 4 teaspoons per gallon, you can mix up to 25 gallons of water with the mix. In the end, it is cheaper, easier to use and has a better shelf life than the liquid equivalent.
As with all products we carry, we use it in our own Aquaponics System.
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