Certified for organic gardening, beetleGONE! tlc can be used in the home garden around ornamental plants and trees as well as on fruits and vegetables. This biological powder insecticide effectively controls various beetles, chafers and weevils including Japanese Beetles, Masked Chafers, Asiatic Garden Beetles, Oriental Beetles and other scarab & wood boring beetles including the Emerald Ash Borer. Applied as a foliar spray, once ingested the pest will stop feeding and die. It is the first BT insecticide powerful enough to control both adult and larva stage of susceptible beetles, yet it demonstrated no adverse risks to non-targets tested such as bees, wasps, ladybugs, fish or birds.


beetleGONE! Benefits

  1. 1 lb will cover over 3,500 sq ft

  2. Protects the value of crops by effectively controlling susceptible beetles

  3. Labeled for application to trees, shrubs, edible fruits and vegetables

  4. Treated vegetables, fruits and herbs may be eaten the day of application

  5. Non phyto-toxic to plants

  6. Helps manage resistance to chemistries with a new mode of action for IPM programs

  7. No label restrictions for bees or flowering plants

  8. Preserves bees, butterflies, lady bugs and other non-targets in the garden

  9. Less management stress with no worries about MRLs, 0 day PHI, 4 hour REI for agricultural uses

  10. For ornamental uses, keep unprotected people out of treated area until sprays dry

  11. Compliant with the USDA National Organic Program for use in organic crop production