Branch Creek – Grub Shield – 25 (b) Exemption
Kills and repels surface feeding insects and grubs without harsh ingredients. It is a natural and eco-friendly product and will breakdown pathogenic fungi in the soil and on the plant.
Specifically designed as an excellent alternative to synthetic pesticides as a means to reduce the potential negative impacts to human health and the environment. Grub Shield contains a unique combination of botanical oils, oyster and clam shells.
* For best results apply Grub Shield with Yucca Extract
Grub Shield provides turf managers with significant benefits, including:
• Controls Surface and Sub-Surface Insects.
• No pH sensitivity
• Does not break down with UV light
• Will not tie up with thatch, micro-organisms are free flowing
Oyster and Clam Shells contain Chitin. Chitin is found in the exoskeleton of insects, fungi, yeast, and algae, and in the internal structures of other vertebrates. When digested by micro-organisms they release Chitinases. These are enzymes that degrade chitin. Weakening the exoskeleton of insects causing breaks in the body and interrupting the molting process. Chitin is used by plants increase cell wall density. Thicker walls make it harder for fungal pathogens to penetrate into the plant. Fungi’s exoskeleton contains chitin. Chitinases will breakdown pathogenic fungi in the soil and on the plant.
Currently available in these states only: CT, DE, FL, GA, IL, MA, MN, NJ, NH, NY, PA, TX VA, WI
Packaging: 1 Gallon, 4 x 1 Gallon Case
Application Rates: 32 oz. per acre or .75 per 1000 sq ft. Minimum water volume of 1 Gal per 1,000 sq. ft.
Shipping not included.
- Weight: 9.22 lb
- Width: 6 in
- Depth: 12 in
- Height: 12 in