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Bark Beetles Insecticide

Scolytinae spp. Insecticide

Description of Bark Beetles (Scolytinae spp.):
Bark beetles mostly attach conifer trees, like pines, however some feed on broadleaf trees. The adults are small, hard-bodied, and cylindrical. Size-wise, they can be compared to a grain of rice. Coloring ranges between brown, black, and dark-red. The head is almost completely hidden by the body if looking from above.
According to the manufacturer approved labels: The following insecticide, applied at the listed application rates, will control Bark Beetles.
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Spot Treatment
Label Rate:
0.1% mixture
Cost Effectiveness:
Makes 125 gallons
at a cost of
$0.24 per gallon
To control Boxelder Bugs, Elm Leaf Beetles, Gypsy Moth Caterpillars, apply Demon Max as a 0.1% emulsion. Spray tree trunks, building siding or wherever pests congregate, thoroughly, but not to the point of run-off.
Borers and Bark Beetles: To prevent infestation of trees and woody ornamentals, spray the bark, thoroughly, but not to the point of run-off using a 0.1% Demon Max emulsion.