Pest Control

Revisiting Broad Mite

Question: Broad mites seem to be more of a problem and are very difficult to control. What are your recommendations for managing this pest? Answer:... more »

Spear Bioinsecticide Earns EPA Green Challenge Chemistry Award

Vestaron Corporation's bioinsecticide Spear has earned recognition from the Environmental Protection Agency via its Green Chemistry Challenge Awards P... more »

Vestaron Bioinsecticide Now Labeled for Hemp

Vestaron Corp. has announced that its Spear-Lep bioinsecticide has received EPA approval for adding hemp to the label. Spear-Lep controls caterpill... more »

OHP Adds Fungicide to Biosolutions Portfolio

OHP, Inc., has added Grotto fungicide/bactericide to its stable of pest control solutions for the ornamental industry. Available immediately, Gro... more »

Are XXpire and Altus Neonicotinoids?

Question: I have heard that XXpire is returning to the marketplace for use in greenhouse production systems. However, I am curious; are XXpire and Alt... more »

Vestaron’s Leprotec Btk Bioinsecticide Receives CA Registration

Vestaron Corp. recently announced that its Leprotec Btk biological insecticide (Bacillus thuringiensis ssp. kurstaki) is now registered in all 50 stat... more »