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adulticide

the medication used to kill adult heartworm (Dirofilaria immitis) as distinct from that used to kill the microfilarial (i.e. larval) stages. Some drugs are capable of both effects.
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Effective sustainable integrated mosquito management programs strive to prevent large flights or swarms of mosquitoes through all the measures described above, but heavy precipitation, flooding, high tides, environmental constraints, inaccessible larval habitats, missed breeding sites, human disease outbreaks, as well as budget shortfalls, absent employees, or equipment failures, may necessitate use of adulticides (Table).
Mosquito Adulticide Product To Ground Level Is Required.
The aircraft dispensed Dibrom (Naled) adulticide at 300 ft (91.
adulticide contains a unique type of pyrethroid (Etofenprox) and does not contain PBO.
The adulticide most frequently used by MCPs in 2011 was pyrethroid (86%) while larvicide use varied widely among insect growth regulators (26%), monomolecular film (26%), and Bacillus thuringiensis subspecies israelensis (35%).
The all-new formula combines Etofenprox, a well-tested adulticide that kills fleas, deer ticks and mosquitoes, and (S)-Methoprene, a proven insect growth regulator to prevent flea eggs from maturing.
Resmethrin, especially when synergized by piperonyl butoxide as is the case in commercial preparations (Scourge), is a highly effective mosquito adulticide.
It is important that we exclude flea allergy, so using an adulticide for fleas is essential.
Regal's photo will appear on posters and in print ads for Advantage Flea Adulticide, a flea-killing treatment for pets; the company sponsored both the New York sing-off and the Griffith Park contest last May at which Dan was judged the best singing dog in Los Angeles.
Factors that will affect our relative success in the third quarter include continued demand for our post-harvest Metam soil fumigants, sufficient pest pressure to support our Bidrin[R] foliar cotton insecticide, favorable weather conditions for cotton harvest in support of our Folex[R] harvest defoliant, and wet weather in regions where our mosquito adulticide, Dibrom, is used.
The successful bidder shall agree to perform and provide professional Rotorcraft (helicopter) aerial services for aerial adulticide spraying applications that have been approved for use in the State of Nevada by the Nevada State Department of Agriculture, and selected for use in Washoe County for the control of mosquitoes.