Table 1-1: Corn (Field and Seed) Seed and Soil-Applied Insecticide Recommendations


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Chapter 1, Field Crop Protection Guide 2011-2012, Order 2011-2012 publication

Table of Contents

  1. Seed Treatments
  2. Legend

Seed Treatments

Untreated Seeds
Active Ingredients clothianidin clothianidin diazinon + captan imidacloprid thiamethoxam thiamethoxam
Trade Name Poncho 600 at 0.25 mg ai per kernel (aka Poncho 250) Poncho 600 at 1.25 mg ai per kernel (aka Poncho 1250) Agrox B-2 Gaucho 480 FL Cruiser 5 FS
at 0.125 - 0.250 mg ai per kernel
Cruiser 5 FS
at 1.25 mg ai per kernel
Formulation F F P (DB) F F F
Corn Rootworm + +
European Chafer + +  – + +
Wireworms + + + + +
Seedcorn Maggot + + + + +
Black Cutworm + +

 

Seed Pretreated With Fungicide
Active Ingredients diaxinon + captan
Trade Name Agrox CD
Formulation P (DB)
Corn Rootworm
European Chafer
Wireworms
Seedcorn Maggot +
Black Cutworm

 

Soil-Applied Treatments
Active Ingredients chlorpyrifos chlorpyrifos phorate tefluthrin
Trade Name Lorsban 15 G Pyrifos 15 G Thimet 15 G Force 3.0 G
Formulation G G G G
Corn Rootworm + + + +
European Chafer
Wireworms +
Seedcorn Maggot +
Black Cutworm S

 


Legend

Formulation
DB = Drill Box Application
F = Flowable
G = Granular
P = Powder

PHI* = Pre-Harvest Interval (days)

Corn Insects
+ = Recommended for Insect Listed
– = NOT Recommended for Insect Listed
S = Suppression

 


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Author: OMAFRA Staff
Creation Date: 2 May 2011
Last Reviewed: 5 May 2011