hort.net Seasonal photo, (c) 2006 Christopher P. Lindsey, All Rights Reserved: do not copy
articles | gallery of plants | blog | tech blog | plant profiles | patents | mailing lists | top stories | links | shorturl service | tom clothier's archive0
Gallery of Plants
Tech Blog
Plant Profiles
Mailing Lists
    Search ALL lists
    Search help
    Subscription info
Top Stories
sHORTurl service
Tom Clothier's Archive
 Top Stories
New Trillium species discovered

Disease could hit Britain's trees hard

Ten of the best snowdrop cultivars

Plant protein database helps identify plant gene functions

Dendroclimatologists record history through trees

Potato beetle could be thwarted through gene manipulation

Hawaii expands coffee farm quarantine

Study explains flower petal loss

RSS story archive

Re: RoundUp/Surflan

Thanks for the publication, Daryl. Added it to my notebook.

On Aug 5, 2005, at 9:39 AM, Daryl wrote:

I hadn't heard about Indoxacarb, but looked it up. Along the way, I found
this bit that compares different fire ant products.
http://fireant.tamu.edu/research/arr/year/99-03/res_dem_9903/pdf/ 4_ai_indoxacarb.pdf

I think I'll go hunting for Extinguish, since it's so hard to find
Logic/Award anymore.

----- Original Message -----
From: "james singer" <islandjim1@verizon.net>
To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
Sent: Friday, August 05, 2005 8:22 AM
Subject: Re: [CHAT] RoundUp/Surflan

Indoxacarb. Less than 1 percent.

On Aug 4, 2005, at 3:57 PM, Daryl wrote:

What's the active ingredient in Spectracide bait? I haven't tried
that.  I
prefer IGRs since they're less of a hazard to other critters.

The main advantage that I can see to baits is that you don't normally
see a
mound until it has upwards of 50,000 ants. That's a lot of the biting
beasts. If you bait, you can get the small colonies before you even
they're there.
To sign-off this list, send email to majordomo@hort.net with the

Island Jim
Southwest Florida
27.0 N, 82.4 W
Hardiness Zone 10
Heat Zone 10
Minimum 30 F [-1 C]
Maximum 100 F [38 C]

To sign-off this list, send email to majordomo@hort.net with the

Other Mailing lists | Author Index | Date Index | Subject Index | Thread Index

 © 1995-2017 Mallorn Computing, Inc.All Rights Reserved.
Our Privacy Statement