Lawn & Garden Organic Products

Southern Ag. – Organic / Natural products:

CONSERVE – NATURALYTE INSECT CONTROL CONCENTRATE with SPINOSAD

Contains Spinosad, a OMRI certified organic insecticide that is biologically-derived and developed by Dow Agro-Science.  Made by a fermentation process, it can be used on fruit trees, vegetables, ornamentals and lawns.  Mix 2 ounces per gallon of water to control many listed insects, including caterpillars, beetles, Colorado Potato Beetle, thrips and Fire Ants. Available in 8 ounce and pint bottles.  A pint bottle will make up to 8 gallons of spray solution.   

LIQUID COPPER FUNGICIDE

Contains 27.15% Copper Diammonia Diacetate complex.  Copper has been used as a fungicide for many years.  It is a natural product, but is not considered by many as “organic”.  Controls diseases on many fruits, vegetables ornamentals, as well as algae in turf.  Also, controls Spanish moss in live oak trees.  Rates vary, apply recommended amount per gallon of water for specific control.  Available in 8 ounce, pint, quart and gallon bottles.   

DIPEL DUST

Contains Bacillus Thuringiensis (Bt) also known as Dipel or Thuricide.  It is made from bacteria that is poisonous to only worms and caterpillars. Dipel Dust can be used on most vegetables and ornamentals.  Apply recommended amounts when air is calm using a hand duster.  Available in 4 pound and 25 pound bags.

KELP GREEN LIQIUD ORGANIC PLANT FOOD CONCENTRATE

Kelp Green is a liquid organic plant food derived from a liquid cold processed sea weed (kelp) and emulsified fish. The liquid cold process retains more of the beneficial ingredients in the kelp than dried processed kelp..  It can be used on all plants, including fruits, vegetables, ornamentals and lawns.  Mix 4 ounces per gallon of water.  Available in quart bottles, makes up to 16 gallons of spray solution and covers up to 6,300 square feet.

NATURAL PYRETHRIN CONCENTRATE

Pyrethrin is an insecticide derived from the dried flower heads of the Chrysanthemum plant and has been used as an insecticide for more than 60 years. SA brand Natural Pyrethrin Concentrate can be used indoors and outdoors to control insects on many vegetables, ornamentals, pets and livestock.  Mix 2/3 to 2 teaspoons per gallon of water.  Available in 8 ounce bottles, makes up to 48 gallons of spray solution.

PAYBACK FIRE ANT BAIT with SPINOSAD

Contains Spinosad, a OMRI certified organic insecticide that is biologically-derived and developed by Dow Agro-Science.  Sprinkle 4 tablespoons around the mound without disturbing it or it can be broadcast with a hand held or rotary push spreader.  Available in 12 ounce shaker canisters and 3 pound shaker jugs.

PARAFINE HORTICULTURAL OIL CONCENTRATE

Contains Parafinic Oil, which is a fine horticultural oil that is more effective than most horticultural oils.  It can be used year round on woody ornamentals, palms, citrus, apples, avocados, mangos, roses, ivy and many listed vegetables. It controls Scales, White Fly Larvae, Mealy Bugs, and Spider Mites. Mix 3 Tablespoons per gallon of water.  Available in pint, quart and gallon bottles.  A pint bottle will make up to 12 gallons of spray solution.

STOP BLOSSOM-END ROT ON TOMOATOES

Contains calcium chloride.  Prevents blossom end rot on tomatoes. Mix 1 ounce per gallon of water.  Available in pint and quart bottles.  A pint bottle will make up to 16 gallons of spray solution.

TRIPLE ACTION NEEM OIL CONCENTRATE

Triple Action, because it’s a Fungicide/Insecticide/Miticide, all in one product.  OMRI certified organic, it is made from the Neem tree and controls many insects and diseases. Neem acts as a feeding deterrent, but it also serves as a repellent, growth regulator, egg suppressant, sterilant, and toxin. It can be used indoors and outdoors on flowering plants, trees, ornamentals, vegetables, fruits and nuts.  Mix 1 ounce per gallon of water. Available in 8 ounce and pint bottles.  A pint bottle will make up to 16 gallons of spray solution.

THURICIDE BT CATERPILLAR CONTROL CONCENTRATE

Contains Bacillus Thuringiensis (Bt) also known as Dipel or Thuricide. It is made from a bacteria that is poisonous to only worms and caterpillars. Southern Ag. Brand Thuricide is one of the only Thuricide insecticides on the market today that is OMRI certified organic.  Thuricide can be used on vegetables, citrus, shrubs, trees and flowering plants. Mix 2 to 4 teaspoons per gallon of water. Available in 8 ounce and pint bottles.  One 8 ounce bottle will make up to 16 gallons of spray solution.

WETTABLE OR DUSTING SULFUR

Contains 90% Sulfur.  It controls rust, powdery mildew, brown rot, leaf spots, mites and chiggers.  It can be used on mangos, peaches, strawberries, flowers, shrubs, lawns and many other listed vegetables.  Dust thoroughly or mix 1 to 4 tablespoons per gallon of water.  Available in 5 pound bags.

More product information can be found on the PRODUCT LABELS page or in our Product Guide.

The links below are from cooperative extension offices from universities throughout the U.S.  They will provide beneficial information about organic gardening techniques and approved organic pesticides.

http://msucares.com/lawn/garden/vegetables/organic/

http://extension.oregonstate.edu/lincoln/sites/default/files/Least_Toxic_Pesticiddes_for_Gardeners.pdf

http://www.clemson.edu/extension/hgic/pests/pesticide/hgic2770.html

http://county.wsu.edu/king/gardening/mg/factsheets/Fact%20Sheets/Organic%20Pest%20Control%20in%20the%20Vegetable%20Garden.pdf

http://pender.ces.ncsu.edu/2011/04/using-natural-pesticides/

http://www.xerces.org/wp-content/uploads/2009/12/xerces-organic-approved-pesticides-factsheet.pdf

https://www.extension.purdue.edu/extmedia/bp/bp-69-w.pdf

Botanical Insecticides