Grandevo® PTO is an advanced cross-spectrum insecticide that offers protection against chewing and sucking insects and mites. Its complex actions on pests — oral toxicity, reduced reproduction and repellency — and up to 14 days of residual control, gives golf course superintendents, lawn care professionals, nurseries and greenhouses a powerful new tool to strengthen their pest management strategies. Grandevo PTO provides performance and flexibility for control of chinch bugs, sod webworms, chafers, cutworms and other damaging pests in turfgrass. In woody and herbaceous ornamentals it controls aphids, mites, numerous Lepidoptera species, thrips, whiteflies and many other types of insects.
Grandevo PTO gives you benefits that add value to your
operations and your lawn care service:
- Grandevo PTO allows you to offer a premium spray program to environmentally-minded customers.
- No “chemical“ smell to upset sensitive customers or players.
- With a low risk to developing resistance, using Grandevo PTO it in a rotation or in a tank mix can help extend the effective life of higher risk insecticides.
- Grandevo PTO has been shown to cause no harm to beneficial insects or honey bees.
Control of foliage feeding pests of turf, including chinch
bugs, leafhoppers, sod webworms, armyworms and
Apply Grandevo PTO at 0.75 – 1.5 ounces per 1000 square feet in a minimum of 100 gallons of water per acre (about 300 fluid ounces per 1000 square feet) when infestations are first observed targeting newly hatched small larvae and nymphs. Additional applications may be necessary on a 7 - 14 day interval depending upon pest pressure and length of egg hatch. Monitoring flight patterns of armyworms, black cutworm and sod webworm with pheromone traps can aid in timing of applications. Do not irrigate for at least 24 hours following application of Grandevo PTO. Include a quality non-ionic adjuvant to promote coverage of Grandevo PTO.
Control of soil dwelling pests including European,
northern and southern masked chafer:
Grandevo PTO must be applied following egg hatch of targeted pests.Optimum control will be achieved when applications are followed by natural rainfall or sufficient irrigation to move the active ingredient in Grandevo PTO through the thatch. Apply
Grandevo PTO at 4 ounces per 1000 square feet in a minimum of 100 gallons of water per acre (about 300 fl.oz/1000 ft2)
following egg hatch or when infestations are first noted. If rainfall is not expected within 24 hours, irrigate as soon as practical following application with ˝ - 1 inch of water.
Control of foliage feeding pests of ornamentals
including aphids, thrips, whiteflies, mealybugs,
lacebugs, leafhoppers, mites and caterpillars:
Apply Grandevo PTO at 1 – 3 pounds per 100 gallons of water when infestations are first observed targeting newly hatched small larvae and nymphs. Additional applications may be necessary on a 7 – 14 day interval depending upon pest pressure. Use lower label rate when tank mixing with another registered insecticide. Use sufficient water volume to provide complete coverage but not excessive that causes runoff of spray material. Include a quality non-ionic adjuvant to promote coverage of Grandevo PTO.