Pesticides for Codling Moth


Apple

Stage of Development: Pink
Recommended Product Choices Grp1 Amount per REI2 PHI3 (days) Precautions and Notes
Ha Acre
pheromone (Isomate C+) 22899NC1000400n/a0Dispensers must be hung before expected first emergence of moths.
pheromone (Isomate CM/LR TT) 28814NC750300n/a0Also controls leafrollers.
pheromone (Isomate CM Flex) 31589NC1000400n/a0Dispensers must be hung before expected first emergence of moths.
Notes: Apply dispensers before moths begin to emerge in the spring following label instructions for dispenser rates and application to trees.

Stage of Development: Pink

Codling Moth

3 Product Choices

1 Notes

Applications and Notes »  Pest Info »

1Group number for resistance management. NC = not classified.
2Re-entry interval on the label. An asterisk(*) indicates that no re-entry is shown on the label, but the WorkSafe BC re-entry interval may apply and is shown.
3Pre-harvest interval. Note: always read and follow the directions on the pesticide label.

 

Stage of Development: Summer
Recommended Product Choices Grp1 Amount per REI2 PHI3 (days) Precautions and Notes
Ha Acre
thiacloprid (Calypso) 284294290-440 mL117-178 mL12 h30Controls larvae, will also control aphids. Does not control leafrollers. Low toxicity to bees, but high toxicity to lacewings. Use low rate for first brood if low to moderate pressure. Do not exceed a total of 870 mL/ha (352 mL/ac) per season. Spray interval: 14 to 21 days.
acetamiprid (Assail) 271284240 g97 g12 h-6 days7Do not apply more than twice per season. Will also control aphids, leafminer & leafhoppers. Toxic to bees. Spray interval - 12 days. REI of 6 days is for thinning.
clothianidin (Clutch) 293824A210-420 g85-170 g12 h7For suppression only. Do not apply more than a total of 420 g/ha/ (170 g/ac)/season. Spray interval: 14 days. Clutch will no longer be registered for use by growers as of April 11, 2021.
spinetoram (Delegate) 287785420 g170 g12 h7Apply at first egg hatch based on pheromone trap catches and degree days after biofix. Control larvae before they enter fruit. Do not apply more than 3 times per season. Use higher rate under high pest pressure. Also controls leafroller. Spray interval: 14 days.
spinosad (Entrust) 303825364 mL147 mL4 h7Suppression only. Approved for organic fruit production. Spray interval: 7 to 10 days.
chlorantraniliprole (Altacor) 2898128145-215 g58-86 g12 h5Apply at first egg hatch based on pheromone trap catches and degree days after biofix. Controls eggs and larvae. Also controls leafroller. Do not exceed 645 g/ha (261 g/ac) per season. Will provide control of apple clearwing moth.
novaluron (Rimon) 28515150.93 - 1.4 L / 1000 L water0.376 - 0.566 L / 1000 L water12 h14Controls eggs and larvae. Will also control leafroller eggs. Do not apply more than 4 times or 11 L/ha/season. May disrupt biological control of mites. Spray interval: 10 to 14 days.
granulovirus (Virosoft) 26533NC250 mL100 mL24 h*0Slow acting, with no leafroller control. Virus must be ingested to be effective. Apply product in late afternoon or on a cloudy day to avoid direct exposure to sunlight. Spray interval: 14 days.
tebufenozide (Confirm) 24503181 L405 mLdry- 12 h14Do not use if there is resistance to Group 1 insecticides or if pest pressure is moderate to high. Do not apply more than 4 times/season. Spray interval: 10 to 14 days.
methoxyfenozide (Intrepid) 27786181 L405 mL12 h14Controls eggs and larvae. Do not apply more than 2 times per season. Spray interval: 14 to 21 days.
phosmet (Imidan WP) 290641B3.75 kg1.5 kg7 days14Controls larvae. Highly toxic to bees. Spray interval: 10 days.
cyantraniliprole (Exirel) 3089528500- 750 mL202- 304 mL12 h3Apply before egg hatch for first generation and at first egg hatch for second generation codling moth based on pheromone trap catches and degree days after biofix. Also controls leafroller. Do not tank mix with Sovran, Flint, Pristine, copper or captan fungicides. Toxic to bees. Spray interval: 10 to 14 days.
cyclaniliprole (Harvanta 50SL) 32889281.2 - 1.6 L485 - 647 ml127 daysToxic to bees. Do not make more than 3 applications per crop year. Where possible, rotate the use of Harvanta or other Group 28 insecticides with different groups that control the same pests.
abamectin + cyantraniliprole (Minecto Pro) 330236 + 28496 mL201 mL12 h28 Apply before egg hatch for first generation and at first egg hatch for second generation codling moth based on pheromone trap catches and degree days after biofix. Add 0.25 - 1% spray oil/ spray mixture. Also controls leafroller and mites. Maximum 1 application per season. Minecto Pro will no longer be registered for use by growers as of April 11, 2021.
fenpropathrin (Danitol)3779 - 1559 ml315 - 630 ml24 h - 23 daysToxic to bees. Maximum 1 application per year.
tetraniliprole (Vayego 200 SC)28225 ml91 ml12 hours7 daysMax 3 applications per year. Toxic to bees. Do not apply during pre-bloom or blooming period. Apply post-bloom only.
acetamiprid + novaluron (Cormoran)4 + 151050 - 1260 ml425 - 510 ml12 hrs to 7 days14 daysDo not apply more than 6.9 L/ha. Spray interval - 12 days. REIs: 7 days for thinning, 12 hours for all other activities.
Notes: Thorough and timely spray coverage is essential for good control. All products except in Groups 1B and 4-4A will also control any leafroller and bud moth larvae present. Avoid using Group 4 products more than twice/season for all registered uses to prevent mite problems. Group 4 products will also control aphids and leafhoppers present. To minimize the development of resistance, if a product was used in the spring, do not use again in the summer.

Stage of Development: Summer

Codling Moth

17 Product Choices

1 Notes

Applications and Notes »  Pest Info »

1Group number for resistance management. NC = not classified.
2Re-entry interval on the label. An asterisk(*) indicates that no re-entry is shown on the label, but the WorkSafe BC re-entry interval may apply and is shown.
3Pre-harvest interval. Note: always read and follow the directions on the pesticide label.

 

Pear

Stage of Development: Pink
Recommended Product Choices Grp1 Amount per REI2 PHI3 (days) Precautions and Notes
Ha Acre
pheromone (Isomate C+) 22899NC1000400n/a 0Dispensers must be hung before first expected emergence of moths.
pheromone (Isomate CM Flex) 31589NC1000400n/a0Dispensers must be hung before first expected emergence of moths.
pheromone (Isomate CM/LR TT) 28814NC750 dispensers300 dispensersn/a0

Stage of Development: Pink

Codling Moth

1Group number for resistance management. NC = not classified.
2Re-entry interval on the label. An asterisk(*) indicates that no re-entry is shown on the label, but the WorkSafe BC re-entry interval may apply and is shown.
3Pre-harvest interval. Note: always read and follow the directions on the pesticide label.

 

Stage of Development: Summer
Recommended Product Choices Grp1 Amount per REI2 PHI3 (days) Precautions and Notes
Ha Acre
clothianidin (Clutch) 293824A210-420 g85 g -170 g12 h7For suppression only. Do not apply more than a total of 420 g/ha/ (170 g/ac)/season. Spray interval: 14 days. Clutch will no longer be registered for use by growers as of April 11, 2021.
spinetoram (Delegate) 287785420 g170 g12 h7Will also provide control of leafroller and bud moth. Rain fast when dry. Use a high pH in spray solution. Apply at first egg hatch based on pheromone trap catches and degree days after biofix. Controls larvae before they enter the fruit so early timing is important. Do not apply more than 3 times per season. Use higher rate under high pest pressure. Spray interval: 14 days.
chlorantraniliprole (Altacor) 2898128145-215 g58-87 g12 h5Controls eggs and larvae. Also provides control of leafroller. Apply at first egg hatch based on pheromone trap catches and degree days after biofix. Do not exceed 645g/ha (261g/ac)/season.
cyantraniliprole (Exirel) 3089528500-750 mL202-304 mL12 h3Apply before egg hatch for first generation and at first egg hatch of second generation codling moth based on pheromone trap catches and degree days after biofix. Also controls leafroller. Do not tank mix with Flint, Sovran, Pristine, copper or captan fungicides. Toxic to bees. Spray interval: 10 to 14 days.
phosmet (Imidan WP) 290641B3.25-3.75 kg1.3-1.5 kg7 days14Controls larvae. Will not control leafrollers. Highly toxic to bees. Spray interval: 10 days.
thiacloprid (Calypso) 284294290-440 mL117-178 mL12 h30Controls larvae. Does not control leafrollers. Low toxicity to bees. High toxicity to lacewings. Use low rate for first brood if low to moderate pressure: use high rate for 2nd brood. Do not exceed a total of 870 mL/ha (352 mL/ac) per season. Spray interval: 14 to 21 days.
acetamiprid (Assail) 271284240 g97 g12 h-6 days7Does not control leafrollers. High toxicity to bees. Do not apply more then twice per season. Spray interval - 12 days. REIs of 2 days for scouting and 6 days is for thinning.
cyclaniliprole (Harvanta 50SL) 32889281.2 - 1.6 L485 - 647 ml127 daysToxic to bees. Do not make more than 3 applications per crop year. Where possible, rotate the use of Harvanta or other Group 28 insecticides with different groups that control the same pests.
abamectin + cyantraniliprole (Minecto Pro) 330236 + 28556 mL225 mL12 h28 Apply before egg hatch for first generation and at first egg hatch for second generation codling moth based on pheromone trap catches and degree days after biofix. Add 0.25 - 1% spray oil/spray mixture. Also controls pear psylla and mites. Do not exceed 1.0 L/ha per season. Minecto Pro will no longer be registered for use by growers as of April 11, 2021.
tetraniliprole (Vayego 200 SC)28225 ml91 ml12 hours7 daysMax 3 applications per year. Toxic to bees. Do not apply during pre-bloom or blooming period. Apply post-bloom only.
Notes: Thorough and timely spray coverage is essential for good control. All products except Groups 1B, 4 and 4A will also control any leafroller and bud moth larvae present. Avoid using Group 4 products more than 2 times/season for all registered uses to prevent mite problems. Group 4 products will also control aphids and leafhoppers present. To minimize risk of developing resistance, do not use any product in two successive generations.

Stage of Development: Summer

Codling Moth

10 Product Choices

1 Notes

Applications and Notes »  Pest Info »

1Group number for resistance management. NC = not classified.
2Re-entry interval on the label. An asterisk(*) indicates that no re-entry is shown on the label, but the WorkSafe BC re-entry interval may apply and is shown.
3Pre-harvest interval. Note: always read and follow the directions on the pesticide label.