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Blackhawk® Naturalyte® Insect Control

Insecticide

Fast, effective and consistent control

Blackhawk® Naturalyte® insect control uses a unique mode of action to provide fast, effective and consistent control of foliage-feeding insects in a variety of crops, such as potatoes, peanuts, tobacco, sweet corn and sugarbeets.

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Benefits

Unique, effective control

As a Group 5 insecticide, the unique mode action in Blackhawk® Naturalyte® insect control makes it an excellent fit in an Integrated Pest Management (IPM) program, offering effective, consistent control of Colorado potato beetle, leafminers, thrips, tobacco budworm and other lepidopterous larvae.

Quick and lasting work

Blackhawk provides quick knockdown of targeted pests with good residual control, and maintains populations of beneficial insects, while not flaring secondary pests.

Noteworthy solution

The active ingredient in Blackhawk, spinosad, was a recipient of the 1999 Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Award. Blackhawk also is registered under the Reduced Risk Pesticide Initiative of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.


Crops

Amaranth

Amaranth, Grain (Amaranthus spp.)

Arracacha

Arracacha

Arrowroot

Arrowroot

Artichoke

Artichoke, Chinese Japanese (Stachys affinis)

Artichoke, Jerusalem (Helianthus tuberosus)

Barley

Barley

Bean

Bean, Adzuki (Vigna angularis)

Bean, Fava (Vicia faba var. faba)

Bean, Field (Phaseolus vulgaris, Vicia faba)

Bean, Kidney (Phaseolus vulgaris var. vulgaris)

Bean, Lima, Dry

Bean, Lima, Succulent

Bean, Mung (Phaseolus spp)

Bean, Navy (Phaseolus vulgaris var. vulgaris)

Bean, Pinto (Phaseolus vulgaris var. vulgaris)

Bean, Runner (Phaseolus spp.)

Bean, Snap (Phaseolus spp.)

Bean, Tepary (Phaseolus acutifolius var. latifolius)

Bean, Wax (Phaseolus vulgaris var. vulgaris)

Bean, Yardlong (Vigna unguiculata ssp. sesquipedalis)

Beet

Beet, Garden (Beta vulgaris ssp. Vulgaris)

Beet, Sugar (Beta vulgaris ssp. vulgaris)

Buckwheat

Buckwheat

Burdock

Burdock, Edible

Canna

Canna, Edible (Canna indica)

Carrot

Carrot

Cassava

Cassava, Bitter (Manihot esculenta)

Cassava, Sweet (Manihot dulcis)

Celeriac Celery Root

Celeriac Celery Root

Cereal Grains

Cereal Grains

Chayote

Chayote, Root (Sechium edule)

Chervil

Chervil, Turnip-rooted (Chaerophyllum bulbosum)

Chickpea

Chickpea Garbanzo Bean (Cicer arietinum)

Chicory

Chicory

Chufa

Chufa

Corn

Corn, Sweet (Zea mays ssp. mays)

Cotton

Cotton

Cowpea

Cowpea

Dasheen

Dasheen

Ginger

Ginger

Ginseng

Ginseng

Grass

Grass, For Seed (Gramineae)

Grass, Forage, Fodder, and or Hay

Horseradish

Horseradish

Lentil

Lentil

Leren

Leren

Lupin

Lupin

Millet

Millet, Pearl (Pennisetum glaucum)

Millet, Proso (Panicum miliaceum)

Oat

Oat

Parsley

Parsley, Turnip-rooted

Parsnip

Parsnip

Pea

Pea, Black-eyed (Vigna unguiculata)

Pea, Crowder (Vigna unguiculata ssp. unguiculata)

Pea, Edible Pod (Pisum sativum var. macrocarpon)

Pea, English (Pisum sativum var. sativum)

Pea, Field (Pisum sativum var. arvense)

Pea, Garden (Pisum sativum)

Pea, Green (Pisum sativum)

Pea, Pigeon (Cajanus cajan)

Pea, Snow (Pisum sativum var. macrocarpon)

Pea, Sugar Snap (Pisum sativum var. macrocarpon)

Peanut

Peanut in English

Potato

Potato, Sweet (Ipomoea batatas var. batatas)

Radish

Radish, Oriental (Raphanus sativus var. caudatus)

Rangeberry

Rangeberry

Rutabaga

Rutabaga

Rye

Rye

Salsify

Salsify, Black (Scorzonera hispanica)

Salsify, Spanish (Scorzonera hispanica)

Skirret

Skirret

Sorghum

Sorghum, Grain (Sorghum bicolor)

Soybean

Soybean

Tanier

Tanier

Teosinte

Teosinte

Tobacco

Tobacco

Triticale

Triticale

Tumeric

Tumeric

Turnip

Turnip

Vegetables

Vegetables, Legume

Wheat

Wheat

Yam

Yam Bean (Pachyrhizus spp.)

Yam, True (Dioscorea spp.)


Controlled pests

This product delivers effective pest control against the following:

  • Armyworm
  • Beetle
  • Bollworm
  • Budworm
  • Caterpillar
  • Corn Borer
  • Cutworm
  • Earworm
  • Fleabeetle
  • Grasshopper
  • Hornworm
  • Leafminer
  • Leafperforator
  • Looper
  • Moth
  • Peanutworm
  • Podworm
  • Psyllid
  • Thrips
  • Webworm

Refer to the Product Label for complete product efficacy information.

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State Registrations

  • Registered
  • Unregistered

Technical Specifications

  • Active Ingredient
    Spinosad
  • Herbicide Group
    Blackhawk® Naturalyte® insect control contains spinosad, a Group 5 insecticide.
  • Approved Use

    For control of lepidopterous larvae (worms or caterpillars), leafminers, beetles, thrips.


Resources

For more information, download the full label for Blackhawk® Naturalyte® insect control
Blackhawk Fact Sheet for Sorghum
Blackhawk Fact Sheet for Potatoes
Blackhawk Fact Sheet for Tobacco
Blackhawk Fact Sheet for Sweet Corn
®™Trademarks of Dow AgroSciences, DuPont or Pioneer and their affiliated companies or respective owners. Blackhawk is not registered for sale or use in all states. Contact your state pesticide regulatory agency to determine if a product is registered for sale or use in your state. Always read and follow label directions.