Essentria G Granules
Essentria G Granules 22 lb. bag (formally EcoExempt G Granules ) are made of plant oils and natural ingredients, and are perfect for sensitive areas or organic programs. The plant oils use Octopamine Blocker Technology and are classified as EPA minimum risk and are exempt from EPA registrations.
Once the Essentria G Granules are spread throughout the lawn the ingredients will slowly go deep into the soil and kill the pests that are contacted. Essentria G works best after rains or when watered in.
Essentria G Granules-Organic Granules
Essentria G Granules (formally EcoExempt G Granules ) are made of all natural ingredients(plant oils), and are perfect for sensitive areas or organic programs. The plant oils use Octopamine Blocker Technology and are classified as EPA minimum risk and are exempt from EPA registrations.
Once the Essentria G Granules are spread throughout the lawn, the ingredients will slowly go deep into the soil and kill the pests that are contacted. Essentria G works best after rains or when watered in.
What is Octopamine Blocker Technology ?
Octopamine is the insect''s equivalent to adrenaline, regulating there nervous system. The plant oils in the Essentria line block these octopamine receptors, causing a disruption in the insect's nervous system.
Why are Essentria G Granules safe ?
Birds, fish, pets and people do not have octopamine receptors so they are not affected by this mode of action. This offers a wide range of safety, even with proven rapid kill of insects.
Is Essentria G effective against insects ?
As with the other Essentria products, Essentria G has the same knock down as other comparable insect control products that are man made.
- Fresh Botanical scent
- EPA minimum risk & pesticides (FIFRA 25b products)
- Lowest toxicity to non-target organisms (birds, fish, animals
- Lowest risk of groundwater contamination (no harmful residue)
Apply accordingly 2 to 5 lbs per 1000 sq ft.
Eugenol (Clove Oil) ......... 2.90%
Thyme Oil ........................ 0.60%
Corn Cob, Wintergreen Oil ........... 96.50%
|Target Pest||Ants, bermudagrass mites, centipedes, chiggers, chinch bugs, clover mites, cockroaches, crickets, earwigs, fall armyworms, fleas, leafhoppers, millipedes, sowbugs/pillbugs, and other insect pests in landscape, turf and perimeters around residential and commercial areas|
|Active Ingredient (s)||Eugenol (Clove Oil) ......... 2.90%, Thyme Oil............ 0.60 %, Corn Cob, Wintergreen Oil ......96.50%|
|For Use :||For use in landscaped areas and perimeters around residential, institutional, public, commercial and industrial buildings. Excellent for use around sensitive facilities (i.e. schools, government buildings, organic facilities, etc.)|
|Yield||2 to 5 lbs per 1000 sq ft for exterior perimeter treatments, 1-2 teaspoons over ant mounds, 3-5 lbs per 1000 sq feet for landscape|
FOR EXTERIOR PERIMETER TREATMENTS: Apply uniformly to ground area 5 to 10 feet wide around and adjacent to structure. Apply 2 to 5 lbs. per 1000 sq. ft. (rates depend on severity of infestation). Repeat as necessary.
FOR ANT MOUNDS/NESTS: Sprinkle 1 to 2 teaspoons over the nest. For red imported fire ant mounds, use up to 1/2 cup (8 tablespoons) over each mound and up to 2 feet around each mound.
FOR TURF/LANDSCAPE TREATMENTS: Apply at a rate of 3-5 pounds per 1000 square feet. For best results, water grass with 1/8 to 1/4 inch of water but stop watering before puddling occurs. Repeat as necessary.