Bracket 97 Insecticide is specially formulated to provide systemic control of feeding insects on some agricultural crops and selected non-crop areas, turf, greenhouses, and shadehouses. It contains Acephate as its active ingredient in a water-soluble formulation which effectively controls pests through ingestion. It is readily absorbed through the foliage and roots to ensure efficient control of insect pests to prevent them from damaging your plants and crops. Available in 10 lb. bag.
Do not apply with low pressure handwand equipment except for control of fire ants as a mound treatment and when used on ornamental trees, shrubs, and floral plants grown for non-agricultural or non-commercial use.
Not for indoor residential use.
For use on turf, use limited to sod farms and golf courses, except when applying to mound or spot treatment for fire ant and harvester ant control.
For greenhouse/shadehouse, use is limited to commercial greenhouses/shadehouses for use on ornamental, floral, and foliage plants and the tobacco floatbed application as specified in the tobacco use directions.
Not for use on agricultural establishments in hopper-box, planter-box, slurry-box or other seed treatment applications at, or immediately before planting.
Do not apply this product through any type of irrigation system except as specified for use on cranberries.
USE DIRECTIONS FOR FOLIAR APPLICATIONS TO BEANS AND LIMA BEANS
- Dry and Succulent Forms - (Except Succulent Green Beans UInless grown Only for Seed
Ground Applications: Apply in 20 to 100 gallons per acre by conventional ground equipment to ensure thorough coverage of the target crop.
Aerial Application: Make applications of Bracket 97 Insecticide in a minimum of 2 gallons per acre. Use sufficient carrier volume to provide thorough, uniform coverage.
Fleahoppers, Grasshoppers: 0.25 to 0.5 lb. (4 to 8 oz)
Aphids, Bean Leaf Beetle, Bean Leafroller, Cabbage Looper, Cutworms, Green Cloverworm, Leafhoppers, Mexican Bean Beetle, Plant bugs (Lygus), Soybean Looper, Thrips, Whitefly (Except Sweetpotato and Silverleaf Whitefly) - 0.5 to 1.0 lb. (8 to 16 oz)
Armyworms (excluding Beet Armyworm), Corn Earworm, European Corn Borer - 0.75 to 1.0 lb. (12 to 16 oz)
Apply when eggs or insects first appear.
Repeat at 3-day spray intervals for rates up to 0.52 lb./A and at 7-day spray intervals for rates greater than 0.52 lb./A as necessary to maintain control.
Use higher rates within the specified range for severe insect infestations.
Do not apply more than 2.1 lbs. product/A per season.
Dry beans: Allow at least 14 days between final application and harvest.
Lima beans (Succulent): Allow at least 1 day to elapse between final application and harvest.
Do not feed treated vines to livestock.
Use on succulent green beans as a food crop is prohibited (includes string beans, snap beans, and wax beans). Succulent green bean use is permitted ONLY if grown seed.
SEE LABEL FOR COMPLETE RATES AND INSTRUCTIONS.
This pesticide is toxic to birds.
For terrestrial uses, do not apply directly to water, or to areas where surface water is present or to intertidal areas below the mean high water mark. Do not contaminate water when cleaning equipment or disposing of equipment washwaters.
Exposed treated seed may be hazardous to birds and other wildlife. Dispose of all excess treated seed and seed packaging by burial away from bodies of water.
This product is highly toxic to bees exposed to direct treatment on blooming crops or weeds. Do not apply this product or allow it to drift to blooming crops or weeds while bees are actively visiting the treatment area.
Do not discharge effluent containing this product into lakes, streams, ponds, estuaries, oceans, or other waters unless in accordance with the requirements of a National Pollutant Discharge Eliminations System (NPDES) permitted and the permitting authority has been notified in writing prior to discharge. Do not discharge effluent containing this product to sewer systems without previously notifying the local sewage treatment plant authority. For guidance contact your State Water Board or Regional Office of the EPA.