Pea, green and dry-Wireworm

Limonius spp.

Pest description, crop damage and life history

See:

Management-biological, cultural, tactical

See:

Management-chemical control: HOME USE

  • zeta-cypermethrin

Management-chemical control: COMMERCIAL USE

  • diazinon at 3 to 4 lb ai/a broadcast before planting and incorporate into top 4 to 8 inches of soil. REI 3 days. Succulent peas only.
  • dichloropropene (Telone II)-Preplant soil fumigant.
  • imidachloprid (Gaucho 480F) at 0.063 to 0.125 lb ai/cwt seed prior to planting.
  • thiamethoxam (Cruiser) at 0.05 lb ai/cwt seed. REI 12 hr.
  • thiamethoxam + mefenoxam + fludioxnil (Cruiser Maxx) at 1.5 fl oz/100 (product) lb seed. REI 48 hr. Minimum plantback interval 120 days.