Blackhawk® Naturalyte® Insect Control

Blackhawk® Naturalyte® insect control utilizes a unique mode of action to provide fast, effective and consistent control of foliage-feeding insects in a variety of crops, such as potatoes, peanuts, tobacco, sweet corn and sugarbeets.
Benefits
  • Offers effective, consistent control of Colorado potato beetle, tobacco budworm, worms, leafminers and thrips
  • As a Group 5 insecticide, the unique mode action makes it an excellent fit in an Integrated Pest Management (IPM) program
  • Utilizes a unique formulation to help growers receive consistent control of target pests
  • Provides quick knockdown of targeted pests, with good residual control
  • Maintains populations of beneficial insects, not flaring secondary pests
  • Active ingredient, spinosad, was a recipient of the 1999 Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Award
  • Registered under the Reduced Risk Pesticide Initiative of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency 
  • Offers a short four-hour re-entry interval (REI) and a short preharvest interval (seven days in potatoes)
  • Minimal personal protective equipment (PPE) required
  • Has shown no phytotoxicity to crops
Insects, Mites, Nematodes
  • Armyworm (Noctuidae)
  • Armyworm, Beet (Spodoptera exigua)
  • Armyworm, Fall (Spodoptera frugiperda)
  • Armyworm, Southern (Spodoptera eridania)
  • Armyworm, True (Pseudaletia unipuncta)
  • Armyworm, Yellowstriped (Spodoptera ornithogalli)
  • Bagworm (Thyridopteryx ephemeraeformis)
  • Beetle, Cereal Leaf (Oulema melanopus)
  • Beetle, Colorado Potato (Leptinotarsa decemlineata)
  • Bollworm /Cotton Bollworm (Helicoverpa zea (Heliothis zea))
  • Budworm, Jack Pine (Choristoneura pinus)
  • Budworm, Spruce/Eastern Spruce (Choristoneura fumiferana)
  • Budworm, Tobacco (Heliothis virescens (Helicoverpa virescens))
  • Caterpillar (Lepidoptera)
  • Caterpillar, Redhumped (Schizura concinna)
  • Caterpillar, Saltmarsh (Estigmene acrea)
  • Caterpillar, Tent (Lasiocampidae)
  • Caterpillar, Velvetbean (Anticarsia gemmatalis)
  • Cloverleaf Worm, Green (Hyperapunctata Fabricius )
  • Cloverworm, Green (Hypena scabra (Plathypena scabra))
  • Corn Borer, European (Ostrinia nubilalis)
  • Corn Borer, Southwestern (Diatraea grandiosella)
  • Cutworm, Western Bean (Richia albicosta (Loxagrotis albicosta))
  • Earworm, Corn (Helicoverpa zea (Heliothis zea))
  • Flea Beetle (Chrysomelidae)
  • Grasshopper (Orthoptera)
  • Headworm (Helicoverpa spp.)
  • Hornworm, Tobacco (Manduca sexta)
  • Leafminer (various)
  • Leafminer, Dipterian ()
  • Leafminer, Liriomyza (Liriomyza spp.)
  • Leafperforator, Cotton (Bucculatrix thurberiella)
  • Looper (Geometridae)
  • Looper, Cabbage (Trichoplusia ni)
  • Looper, Hemlock (Lambdina fiscellaria fiscellaria)
  • Looper, Soybean (Pseudoplusia includens)
  • Moth, Artichoke Plume (Platyptilia carduidactyla)
  • Moth, Gypsy (Lymantria dispar)
  • Moth, Light Brown Apple (LBAM) (Epiphyas postvittana)
  • Moth, Pine Tip (various)
  • Moth, Tussock (Lymantriidae)
  • Peanutworm, Rednecked (Stegasta bosqueella)
  • Podworm (Helicoverpa zea)
  • Psyllid, Potato/Tomato (Paratrioza cockerelli)
  • Sawfly, European Pine (Neodiprion sertifer)
  • Sawfly, Larvae (Tenthredinidea)
  • Sawfly, Pear (Caliroa cerasi)
  • Sawfly, Redheaded Pine (Neodiprion lecontei)
  • Thrips (Thysanoptera)
  • Tuberworm, Potato (Phthorimaea operculella)
  • Webworm (Lepidoptera)
  • Webworm, Fall (Hyphantria cunea)
  • Webworm, Sod/Lawn Moth (Crambus spp.)
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  • Alabama
  • Arkansas
  • Colorado
  • Connecticut
  • Delaware
  • Georgia
  • Iowa
  • Idaho
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Kansas
  • Kentucky
  • Louisiana
  • Massachusetts
  • Maryland
  • Maine
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota
  • Missouri
  • Mississippi
  • Montana
  • North Carolina
  • North Dakota
  • Nebraska
  • New Hampshire
  • New Jersey
  • New Mexico
  • Nevada
  • New York
  • Ohio
  • Oklahoma
  • Oregon
  • Pennsylvania
  • Rhode Island
  • South Carolina
  • South Dakota
  • Tennessee
  • Texas
  • Utah
  • Virginia
  • Vermont
  • Washington
  • Wisconsin
  • West Virginia
  • Wyoming
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