M Roberts Biological Mosquito Insecticide
M Roberts Biological Mosquito Insecticide – Margaret Roberts Biological Mosquito Insecticide is a microbial insecticide (biological agent) for the control of mosquito and fungus gnat larvae in their breeding sites.
Contains: Bacillus thuringiensis subsp. israelensis
Insects: Mosquitoes and fungus gnat larvae (also used in Africa for the control of blackfly larvae)
Dosage: Average 40 g per 10 litre water/ 1000 m² breeding areas.
Crops or area: Ponds, marsh and wet areas, lawn and potting soil.
Environmental hazard: Kills larvae of mosquitoes and fungus gnats. No harmful toxic residues. No secondary poisoning. Can be used over breeding areas of mosquitoes, e.g. fish ponds. Harmless to bees, birds, fish, pets, wildlife, most beneficial aquatic insects and natural predators. Does not kill adult mosquitoes, only larvae. Very low dosage. Non persistent in the environment.
Applied to breeding sites, including fishponds, this microbial insecticide controls the larval stage of mosquitoes with no harm to fish, aquatic organisms (including dragon and damselflies, water striders and boatmen), birds and wildlife in general.
- A water dispersible granule biological larvicide.
- Covers a breeding area of +- 1000m2.
- Does not harm bees, fish, birds, earthworms or wildlife.
- Can be applied over mosquito breeding areas like fish ponds and marsh areas in the home garden.