SAFETY FIRST!! In all cases, we HIGHLY RECOMMEND spraying fungicides, pesticides, or miticides ONLY with proper protective gear. This includes a respirator, goggles and chemical resistant gloves at a minimum. You should also take proper precaution to cover your arms and legs with long pants and long sleeve shirt or with a chemical resistant suit such as Tyvek. Authority Hydro accepts no responsibility for improper application of products.
PRODUCT USE!! The chemical pesticides we sell at Authority Hydro are intended for use in turf and ornamental applications. While many of the products are labeled, approved, and commonly used for other plants, we highly recommend the customer read the label carefully to ensure proper use in all cases. When in doubt, we recommend you contact the manufacturer with questions regarding other plants or uses.
A safe and effective all natural insecticide/miticide made from the seed of neem. No oil! Also great natural product for russet mites. AzaMax is an antifeedant and insect growth regulator and controls pests through starvation and growth disruption. AzaMax effectively controls spider mites, thrips, fungus gnats, aphids, whiteflies, leaf miners, worms, beetles, leafhoppers, scales, mealy bugs, nematodes and other soil borne pests. Best of all, AzaMax can be applied up to the time or day of harvest. The product is exempted from residue tolerance, thus there is no harmful residue on veggies, fruits, herbs and flowers etc.
Beethoven TR miticide/insecticide, with the active ingredient etoxazole, is a new total release aerosol from BASF. It provides control of mites, including the two-spotted spider mite, and suppresses whiteflies. In addition, Beethoven TR offers quick and easy application, thorough coverage, excellent plant safety and flexible re-entry times. (same active ingredient as Tetrasan.)
Botanigard biological insecticide used to control whitefly, thrips, aphids, and many other soft-bodied insects in greenhouse and field crops. Based on the highly successful fungus, Beauveria bassiana, strain GHA, it controls the most troublesome crop pests – even resistant strains. Because of BotaniGard’s superior formulation, higher spore concentration, high viability and proven performance, it outperforms other Beauveria-containing products. When properly applied, BotaniGard’s insect control can equal or exceed that of chemical insecticides.
Customers note: Very safe and labeled for fruits and vegetables! Shelf life is 18 months from date opened if stored at room temperature. We only stock fresh product. Usage rate 1 - 4 Teaspoons per gallon.
This great spreader-sticker (surfactant) has all the benefits of Indicate 5 but without the red indicator. Super 7 provides more uniform coverage by decreasing surface tension of spray solutions, thus aiding in penetration. It may be used as an acidifying agent to lower pH of spray solutions, thus preventing alkaline hydrolysis of pesticides sensitive to high pH. BRANDT SUPER 7 may be used on agricultural, aquatic, forestry, turf and ornamental, industrial, structural and non-cropland sites. Available in gallon only. Highly alkaline water (pH 8 or higher): Use 8-16 ounces per 100 gallons of spray mixture (1/2 to 1 tsp per gallon) . Mildly alkaline/acid water (pH 6.5 to 8): Use 4-8 ounces per 100 gallons of spray mixture (1/4 to 1/2 tsp per gallon). Not available for sale in AR, MS, UT, WV, and WY.
Conserve® SC specialty insecticide is an excellent choice for nursery and greenhouse operators, as well as arborists, and lawn care operators and golf course superintendents. Spinosad, the active ingredient in Conserve, is derived from the fermentation of a naturally occurring organism, uniquely combining the efficacy of synthetic insecticides with the benefits of biological insect pest control products. Conserve SC also has less impact on certain predatory beneficial insects than most synthetic products. GREAT FOR THRIPS!
Optimum whitefly and aphid control requires a product that is quickly absorbed into the plant and provides long-lasting protection. Flagship® 25WG (water dispersible granule) insecticide offers fast knockdown and long lasting, residual control across a broad range of foliar and soil-dwelling pests. It can be applied to foliage or growing media, and is quickly absorbed by plants. It controls target pests on contact as well as through ingestion, with minimal effects on beneficial insects. Swift translaminar absorption makes Flagship 25WG rainfast upon drying, so irrigation and rain will not wash it off. In addition, Flagship 25WG’s chemical properties make it ideal for optimal plant uptake.
Gnatrol is a highly selective, biological larvicide for use in greenhouses to control fungus gnat larvae. It may be used on a wide variety of ornamentals, as well as all bulb crops, bedding plants and vegetable sets. Once the larvae have ingested Gnatrol, they become paralyzed, stop feeding immediately and die—usually within 24 hours. Gnatrol is now available in a water dispersible granule (WDG) formulation that will not leave a residue and is easier to measure for increased application accuracy.
Gnatrol WDG is listed by the Organic Materials Review Institute (OMRI) for use in organic production.
Kopa Insecticidal Soap has recently been listed by the Organic Materials Review Institute (OMRI) for use in organic production.
Same active ingredient as M-Pede.
M-Pede® is a natural, safe, insecticide, miticide, and fungicide that provides excellent contact control of various soft bodied insects, mites, and powdery mildew throughout their life cycles. NOP compliant and OMRI certified.
Key Features: Insecticidal soap and bio-fungicide providing broad-spectrum protection against soft bodied insects, mites, and powdery mildew.
Approved for field and greenhouse applications for both organic and conventional agriculture systems;
Exempt from tolerances; Worker Safety Friendly; Excellent resistance management tool due to contact mode of action; 12-hour REI / 0-day PHI
Mavrik Aquaflow® Insecticide, a pyrethroid, is a cost-effective control method against greenhouse and nursery pests. A non-phytotoxic, water-based formulation, Mavrik Aquaflow contains tau-fluvalinate and can be applied to both indoor and outdoor crops - even open blooms. The fast-acting formula kills insects on contact or through ingestion. The fast-acting formulation kills insects - including aphids, mites, thrips, and whiteflies - on contact or through ingestion. See product label for complete pest list. The best product we have found for cucumber beetles.
Merit 2F Insecticide is for the use of insect control on turfgrass, sod farms, fruit and nut trees, interior plantscapes, and ornamental landscapes. Merit 2F Insecticide's active ingredient is Imidacloprid. Merit 2F Insecticide can also be used to suppress chinch bugs and cutworms. It is a systemic product that will travel up the plant system from the roots. Merit 2F Insecticide has long residual control - it interferes with the insects' nervous system to stop feeding, producing, and then dies.
An economical choice for small gardeners to control thrips. This product has the same active ingredient found in Conserve SC (spinosad), only in a lesser concentration. Usage is 4 tablespoons per gallon of spray.
Neem Oil is an all-natural fungicide/pesticide/miticde labeled for ornamentals, flowering plants and trees. Fungicide uses include control of powdery mildew, blackspot downy mildew, rust, botrytis and anthracnos. Also controls aphips, mites, scale, whitefly and japanees beetles. Usage is 2 tablespoons per gallon.
Application: 4 to 10 oz. per 100 gallons of carrier. (approximately 1/4 to 1/2 teaspoons per gallon)
With its dual mode of action, contact and systemic activity, ORTHENE® 97 insecticide is the proven choice for key insect control in dozens of high-value vegetable crops as well as soybeans, cotton and tobacco. Acephate, the active ingredient, gives ORTHENE 97 its powerful one-two punch of contact and systemic activity. It rapidly penetrates plant tissue to reduce chances of washing away in rainfall or irrigation and provides up to three weeks of dependable residual control of dozens of damaging pests from aphids to worms. ORTHENE 97 may be applied using aerial, ground and air blast or air-assisted equipment. Always check label for rates and application recommendations.
There’s a new Overture and it’s killing thrips. The unique mode of action fights resistance and controls thrips at all life stages—including tough western flower thrips—while also controlling lepidopterous insects. Overture Insecticide is a great rotation partner for your greenhouse, and it’s safe on most beneficial insects, too. Great on chili trips too!
Pyrethrum provides the effectiveness and convenience of a total release fogger, which gives growing operations quick, thorough coverage, excellent plant safety, low worker exposure and short reentry times. In addition, micro foggers reduce operating expenses because there’s no expensive fogging equipment to maintain or repair, and no chemical mixing or cleanup. One 2-ounce canister of Pyrethrum covers up to 3,000 square feet. Used as an early rotational insecticide, Pyrethrum gives growers in greenhouses, nurseries and garden centers broad-spectrum insect control on a wide variety of greenhouse crops, including herbs and vegetables. Pyrethrum is labeled for use on bedding plants, cut flowers, flowering hanging baskets, foliage, potted flowering plants and ornamentals, as well as the following vegetable types: root and tuber, bulb, leafy, Brassica leafy, legume, fruiting and cucurbit.
NEW!! Rycar brings a brand new class of chemistry to your toolbox. Not only is Rycar excellent for controlling whiteflies and aphids, it also has extremely good activity on chili thrips, mealybugs and leafhoppers. Rycar is the perfect alternative to traditional neonicotinoids and fits great into an IPM program looking to diversify spray rotations and reduce the risk of resistance. Rycar is also very gentle on both beneficial insects and pollinators. Upon contact or ingestion, Rycar acts as an immediate stop-feed before eventual death. This attribute also significantly reduces viral transmission. Rycar truly is the next generation in whitefly and aphid control.
Safari Insecticide, a super-systemic insecticide with quick uptake and knockdown, controls a broad spectrum of ferocious and invasive pests, including Q- and B-biotype whitefly, hemlock woolly adelgid, emerald ash borer, mealybug, leafminer, fungus gnat, black vine weevil, glassy-winged sharpshooter, armored and soft scale and lacebugs some of the most costly pests that affect high value greenhouse and nursery crops such as poinsettia and hibiscus, as well as trees, shrubs and herbaceous ornamentals in the lawn and landscape market. Use 1/4 to 1/2 teaspoons per gallon. Not for sale in NY.
Stryker® is a multi-purpose concentrate insecticide that contains 6% pyrethrins and 60% piperonyl butoxide for a fast knockdown and efficient control of insect pests. Stryker can be mixed with other insecticides or insect growth regulators to enhance its effectiveness. Effective Against: cockroaches, bed bugs, biting flies, fleas, ants, mosquitoes, silverfish, stink bugs, and spiders. Usage is 1 - 2 teaspoons per gallon.
Now labeled for use in Residential Misting Systems with the supplemental label below
Triact 70 (clarified hydrophobic extract of Neem oil) is a broad-spectrum fungicide, miticide and insecticide (OMRI listed). This highly effective and economical botanical oil may be used indoors as well as outdoors on ornamental flowering plants, trees, shrubs and foliage grown in greenhouses, interiorscapes and commercial landscapes.
As a fungicide, Triact 70 is a preventative as well as a curative. It coats fungal spores and then dehydrates them to stop the disease cycle. Use Triact 70 when conditions favor disease development but before major symptoms occur. As a miticide and an insecticide, Triact 70 acts as a suffocant. To ensure maximum control thorough coverage of Triact 70 is key. Use Triact 70 at rates of 0.5 to 2 percent at spray intervals of 7 to 10 days. Triact 70 makes an excellent tool for all well developed IPM programs.
Trilogy is a botanical fungicide / miticide that controls a wide range of foliar diseases and selected mite species. It's active ingredient is clarified hydrophobic extract of neem oil. Trilogy is compatible with the environment and its inhabitants. Field workers can re-enter treated areas after only 4 hours. Trilogy also has a 0-day pre-harvest interval - it can be applied up to and on the day of harvest. This product is approved for organic production by the National Organic Program (NOP), a marketing program housed within the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Agricultural Marketing Service, the agency that sets marketing standards. The NOP mission is to develop and implement national standards that govern the marketing of agricultural products as organically produced, to facilitate commerce in fresh and processed food that is organically produced, and to assure consumers that such products meet consistent standards. Usage is 2.5 tablespoons per gallon of solution.
Zenith 75 WSP Insecticide delivers superior broad spectrum control of many ornamental and turf insects. Zenith 75 WSP contains the active ingredient, Imidacloprid, which is the same in Merit insecticide. This product will provide season long control with just one easy application. This is also a great preventative because it stops the egg laying action of your targeted pests. Examples of sites to be used on: Turf- golf courses, parks, cemeteries, playgrounds, home lawns, athletic fields, shopping complexies, and sod farms. Can be used on ornamentals on residential, commercial landscapes and interior plantscapes. Zenith 75 WSP comes in an easy to use water soluble packet and can be tank mixed with most liquid fertilizers, fungicides, miticides, and other common insecticides. Has a low use rate which means less hazard to you and non target organisms. This package contains four (4) 1.6 oz packets. Great buy. Not for sale in NY.