Essentria IC3 cannot be applied to fruit or vegetables directly, especially ones that will be harvested for human consumption. However, we do have a product made specifically for food bearing trees which is called Malathion 57%. It can be applied right to the food on the tree, For each plant type there is a cut off time before harvesting, which is usually 7 days. Here is a link to the product label.
Answer last updated on: 08/11/2009