Ctenicera spp. and Limonius spp.
Pest description, crop damage, biology and life history
Management-biological, cultural, tactical
Management-chemical control: HOME USE
- azadirachtin (neem oil)-Some formulations are OMRI-listed for organic use.
- pyrethrins (often combined with other ingredients)-Some formulations are OMRI-listed for organic use.
Management-chemical control: COMMERCIAL USE
- chloropicrin (Telone)-Apply preplant only.
- diazinon (Diazinon AG500) at 3 to 4 lb ai/a preplant broadcast and incorporate. REI 3 days. See label for chemigation instructions. Toxic to birds, fish and other wildlife.