LawnPro Protect

Granules to control insects and grubs in lawns and soils.

Benefits Benefits

  • Curative - Lawns where porina or other soil insect damage is seen. Around the exterior of buildings to provide a barrier on the surface and deep in soil to insects such as ants that would move indoors via the surface or tunnelling.
  • Preventative – all lawn areas to be protected from grass grub and other insect damage.
  • Improves grass condition.
  • Contact insecticide – long lasting
  • The active ingredient washes off the granules and stays on surface and in the upper layer of soil.
  • Controls insect grubs when they move to the surface to feed.
  • Prevents soil insect pests by forming a protective barrier at the soil surface. Controls adult stages during egg laying and pupal emergence.

Directions Directions

  1. Sprinkle evenly over area to be protected at a rate chosen from the table below.
  2. Water in for a minimum of 2 hours by gentle sprinkler irrigation or moderate to heavy rain (at least 10 mm). You can measure the amount of water applied by setting a measuring cup, such as supplied on many Kiwicare products, in the area and waiting until it contains water to 10 mm.
  • Grass Grub - 100 g per 15 m2 - Use when grubs are feeding close to the surface (Sept-Mar). Can also be used any time of year as both protective and curative grass grub control.

  • Porina Caterpillar - 100 g per 30 m2 - Sprinkle evenly over lawn and water in.

  • Slaters, EarwigsCrickets - 100 g per 10 m2 - Use on garden beds and around buildings.

  • Wireworm - 100 g per 10m 2 -Sprinkle on affected soil.

  • Ants, Cockroaches (as barrier) - 100 g per 20 m2 - Apply 50 cm band on soil/gravel areas around buildings and water in. Use around outdoor ant nest sites.

  • Cluster Fly Larvae  - 100 g per 30 m2 - Sprinkle over turf within 200m of previously affected buildings and water in (Nov–Mar).

  • Note: LawnPro Lawnguard is not registered for use on vegetables or other crops.


Active Ingredients Active Ingredients

0.4 g/kg Lambda-Cyhalothrin in the form of a granule


Available Sizes Available Sizes

  • 350 g, 600 g, 3 kg.

Tips Tips

Pest

For Best Control

Grass Grub

Apply between September and March. Apply 100g per 15 m2

Porina Caterpillar

Apply when damage and holes are seen in lawn. Apply 100g per 30 m2

Slaters, Earwigs

Use on garden beds and around buildings. Apply 100g per 10m2

Wireworm

Sprinkle on affected soil. Apply 100g per 10m2

Cluster Fly Larvae

Apply between November-March within 200 m of previously affected buildings. Apply 100g per 30m2

Ants and Cockroaches (as barrier)

Apply a 50 cm band around buildings and around ant nest sites. 100g per 20 m2


Caution Caution

  • To protect beneficial pollinating insects such as bees do not apply to lawns or turf containing flowers and do not apply to soils around plants in flower or likely to flower soon afterwards.
  • Keep domestic fowls off treated areas for 6 days.

Regulations Regulations

  • LawnPro Protect is not registered with ACVM for use on crops or animal feedstuffs.
  • Approved pursuant to HSNO Act 1996. HSR101291
  • See www.epa.govt.nz for approval conditions.
  • LawnPro Protect SDS

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