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Potato - Commercial Insecticides


Insecticides registered for COMMERCIAL use on Potatoes in Utah, organized by Mode of Action (MoA).

Active Ingredient Brand Name Brand Name Residual (days) Aphids Colorado Potato Beetle Flea Beetles Cutworms Potato Psyllid Wireworms
carbaryl Sevin 1A 10-14   X X X    
methomyl LannateR 1A 14-18 X   X X    
oxamyl VydateR 1A 14-18 X X X      
ethoprop MocapR 1B (++)           X
fipronil RegentR 2B (+)           X (at planting)
beta-cyfluthrin Baythroid XLR 3A 14 X X X X X  
bifenthrin BifentureR, BrigadeR, FanfareR, SniperR, TundraR 3A 14     X     X
bifenthrin + zetacypermethrin HeroR, SteedR 3A 14 X X X X    
cyfluthrin TombstoneR, Tombstone HeliosR 3A 10-14 X X X X X  
deltamethrin Delta GoldR 3A 10-14 X X X X    
esfenvalerate AsanaR 3A 14 X X X X X  
lambda-cyhalothrin ProvinceR, SilencerR, WarriorR, Warrior IIR 3A 10-14 X X X X X  
permethrin AmbushR, ArcticR, PermaStarR, PermethrinR, Perm-UPR, PounceR 3A 14 X X X X X  
zeta-cypermethrin MustangR, Mustang MaxxR 3A 10-14 X X X X    
beta-cyfluthrin + imidacloprid Leverage 360R 3A/4A 14 X X X X X  
bifenthrin + imidacloprid BrigadierR, SkyraiderR, SwaggerR 3A/4A 14 X X X   X X
lambda-cyhalothrin + thiamethoxam Endigo ZCR 3A/4A 10-14 X X X X X  
bifenthrin + avermectin AthenaR 3A/6 14 X X X X X  
lambda-cyhalothrin + chlorantraniliprole BesiegeR, Voliam XpressR 3A/28 10-14 X X X X X  
acetamiprid Assail 4A 14 X X X      
clothianidin Belay 4A 14 X X X   X X

B= Biopesticide
R= Restricted Use
O= Organic

(++)= One application per crop per season
(+)= One application per year