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
Crops
  • Amaranth, Grain
  • Arracacha
  • Arrowroot
  • Artichoke, Chinese/Japanese
  • Artichoke, Jerusalem
  • Barley
  • Bean, Adzuki
  • Bean, Fava
  • Bean, Field
  • Bean, Kidney
  • Bean, Lima, Dry
  • Bean, Lima, Succulent
  • Bean, Mung
  • Bean, Navy
  • Bean, Pinto
  • Bean, Runner
  • Bean, Snap
  • Bean, Tepary
  • Bean, Wax
  • Bean, Yardlong
  • Beet, Garden
  • Beet, Sugar
  • Buckwheat
  • Burdock, Edible
  • Canna, Edible
  • Carrot
  • Cassava
  • Cassava, Bitter
  • Cassava, Sweet
  • Celeriac/Celery Root
  • Cereal Grains
  • Chayote, Root
  • Chervil, Turnip-rooted
  • Chickpea/Garbanzo Bean
  • Chicory
  • Chufa
  • Corn, Field
  • Corn, For Seed
  • Corn, Pop
  • Corn, Sweet
  • Cotton
  • Cowpea
  • Dasheen
  • Ginger
  • Ginseng
  • Grass, For Seed
  • Grass, Forage, Fodder, and/or Hay
  • Horseradish
  • Lentil
  • Leren
  • Lupin
  • Millet, Pearl
  • Millet, Proso
  • Oat
  • Parsley, Turnip-rooted
  • Parsnip
  • Pasture
  • Pea, Black-eyed
  • Pea, Crowder
  • Pea, Edible Pod
  • Pea, English
  • Pea, Field
  • Pea, Garden
  • Pea, Green
  • Pea, Pigeon
  • Pea, Snow
  • Pea, Sugar Snap
  • Peanut
  • Potato, Sweet
  • Potatoes
  • Radish
  • Radish, Oriental
  • Rangeland
  • Rutabaga
  • Rye
  • Salsify
  • Salsify, Black
  • Salsify, Spanish
  • Skirret
  • Sorghum
  • Sorghum, Grain
  • Soybean
  • Tanier
  • Teosinte
  • Tobacco
  • Triticale
  • Turmeric
  • Turnip
  • Vegetables, Legume
  • Vegetables, Tuberous and Corm
  • Wheat
  • Yam Bean
  • Yam, True
  • 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)
    • Headworm (Helicoverpa zea)
    • 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)
    • Midge, Sorghum (Contarinia sorghicola)
    • 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)
    • Webworm (Lepidoptera)
    • Webworm, Fall (Hyphantria cunea)
    • Webworm, Sod/Lawn Moth (Crambus spp.)
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