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Monterey Horticultural Oil (Qt)

Monterey Horticultural Oil (Qt)

For Year Round Usage - Dormant or Growing Season

Monterey Horticultural Oil (Qt) offers a versatile solution for year-round usage, whether during the dormant or growing season. This product was previously known as SAF-T-Side horticultural oil by Monterey Lawn and Garden.

Now, it has a different name but is still effective in controlling fungal diseases, insects, and mites. Monterey Horticultural Oil can be used on many different types of plants, such as fruit trees, vegetables, berries, flowers, and grass.

Monterey Horticultural Oil (Qt) is an invaluable tool for addressing pest problems and plant diseases in a wide range of crops. With its ability to target specific pests such as soft scales and control pest populations, it plays a crucial role in pest management strategies. By suffocating eggs, larvae, nymphs, and adults of soft-bodied insect pests, Monterey Horticultural Oil effectively reduces pest populations and minimizes pest damage to plants.

Additionally, its fungicidal properties make it effective against various plant diseases, providing comprehensive protection for crops. Monterey Horticultural Oil helps growers control pests and keep plants healthy. It also makes plants more resistant to pests, reducing damage from insects and diseases.

Mode of Action: Suffocation and Fungicidal Properties

The mode of action of Monterey Horticultural Oil is twofold. Firstly, it suffocates eggs, larvae, nymphs, and adults of soft-bodied insects by creating a physical barrier that prevents oxygen from reaching them. This suffocation mechanism effectively controls pests without the use of harsh chemicals, making it a safer option for both plants and the environment. Secondly, as a fungicide, it disrupts the attachment of pathogens to the host plant and suffocates the organism, providing reliable control of fungal diseases such as powdery mildew and rust.

Key Ingredient: Mineral Oil

The primary active ingredient in Monterey Horticultural Oil is mineral oil, comprising 80% of the formulation. Specifically, it contains 92% unsulfonated residue of mineral oil, ensuring high purity and efficacy in controlling pests and diseases. Mineral oil has long been recognized for its effectiveness in pest and disease management, making it a trusted choice for growers seeking safe and reliable solutions for their crops.

Wide Range of Pest Control

Monterey Horticultural Oil can eliminate various pests such as mites, aphids, scale insects, leafminers, fungus gnats, and other small insects. This oil is effective in controlling a wide range of pests in the garden.

Monterey Horticultural Oil is a versatile solution for pest control in the garden. Its broad-spectrum activity makes it a valuable tool for integrated pest management (IPM) programs, where multiple pests need to be targeted simultaneously. By controlling pests at different stages of their life cycles, this product helps prevent infestations and minimize damage to crops.

Application Guidelines

When using Monterey Horticultural Oil, thorough spray coverage is essential to ensure effective control of pests and diseases. The product should be applied according to label instructions, taking into account factors such as plant type, growth stage, and environmental conditions. It is recommended to apply the oil during calm weather conditions to minimize drift and ensure even coverage. Additionally, it is important to avoid spraying plants under stress, such as those experiencing drought or extreme temperatures.

Benefits of Year-Round Usage

The ability to use Monterey Horticultural Oil year-round provides growers with flexibility in managing pest and disease issues. During the dormant season, application of the oil can help prevent overwintering pests and diseases from establishing populations in the spring. In the growing season, regular applications can maintain plant health and vitality, ensuring optimal growth and productivity. By incorporating Monterey Horticultural Oil into their crop management practices, growers can achieve healthier plants and higher yields throughout the year.

Environmental Considerations

As a low-impact pest and disease control option, Monterey Horticultural Oil is suitable for use in organic farming and gardening. Its minimal environmental impact and safety for beneficial insects make it a preferred choice for growers seeking sustainable solutions. By minimizing the use of synthetic pesticides and promoting natural pest control mechanisms, Monterey Horticultural Oil contributes to the overall health and balance of agroecosystems.

Effective and Versatile Pest Management

Monterey Horticultural Oil (Qt) offers growers a safe and reliable solution for controlling pests and diseases year-round. With its suffocating action on soft-bodied insects and fungicidal properties against fungal pathogens, this product provides comprehensive pest and disease management for a wide range of crops. By following proper application guidelines and integrating Monterey Horticultural Oil into their crop management practices, growers can achieve healthier plants and higher yields while minimizing environmental impact.

For all your other pest control needs explore our collections here.

Listed for Use in Organic Agriculture by the Organic Materials Review Institute
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Description

Monterey Horticultural Oil (Qt) offers a versatile solution for year-round usage, whether during the dormant or growing season. This product was previously known as SAF-T-Side horticultural oil by Monterey Lawn and Garden.

Now, it has a different name but is still effective in controlling fungal diseases, insects, and mites. Monterey Horticultural Oil can be used on many different types of plants, such as fruit trees, vegetables, berries, flowers, and grass.

Monterey Horticultural Oil (Qt) is an invaluable tool for addressing pest problems and plant diseases in a wide range of crops. With its ability to target specific pests such as soft scales and control pest populations, it plays a crucial role in pest management strategies. By suffocating eggs, larvae, nymphs, and adults of soft-bodied insect pests, Monterey Horticultural Oil effectively reduces pest populations and minimizes pest damage to plants.

Additionally, its fungicidal properties make it effective against various plant diseases, providing comprehensive protection for crops. Monterey Horticultural Oil helps growers control pests and keep plants healthy. It also makes plants more resistant to pests, reducing damage from insects and diseases.

Mode of Action: Suffocation and Fungicidal Properties

The mode of action of Monterey Horticultural Oil is twofold. Firstly, it suffocates eggs, larvae, nymphs, and adults of soft-bodied insects by creating a physical barrier that prevents oxygen from reaching them. This suffocation mechanism effectively controls pests without the use of harsh chemicals, making it a safer option for both plants and the environment. Secondly, as a fungicide, it disrupts the attachment of pathogens to the host plant and suffocates the organism, providing reliable control of fungal diseases such as powdery mildew and rust.

Key Ingredient: Mineral Oil

The primary active ingredient in Monterey Horticultural Oil is mineral oil, comprising 80% of the formulation. Specifically, it contains 92% unsulfonated residue of mineral oil, ensuring high purity and efficacy in controlling pests and diseases. Mineral oil has long been recognized for its effectiveness in pest and disease management, making it a trusted choice for growers seeking safe and reliable solutions for their crops.

Wide Range of Pest Control

Monterey Horticultural Oil can eliminate various pests such as mites, aphids, scale insects, leafminers, fungus gnats, and other small insects. This oil is effective in controlling a wide range of pests in the garden.

Monterey Horticultural Oil is a versatile solution for pest control in the garden. Its broad-spectrum activity makes it a valuable tool for integrated pest management (IPM) programs, where multiple pests need to be targeted simultaneously. By controlling pests at different stages of their life cycles, this product helps prevent infestations and minimize damage to crops.

Application Guidelines

When using Monterey Horticultural Oil, thorough spray coverage is essential to ensure effective control of pests and diseases. The product should be applied according to label instructions, taking into account factors such as plant type, growth stage, and environmental conditions. It is recommended to apply the oil during calm weather conditions to minimize drift and ensure even coverage. Additionally, it is important to avoid spraying plants under stress, such as those experiencing drought or extreme temperatures.

Benefits of Year-Round Usage

The ability to use Monterey Horticultural Oil year-round provides growers with flexibility in managing pest and disease issues. During the dormant season, application of the oil can help prevent overwintering pests and diseases from establishing populations in the spring. In the growing season, regular applications can maintain plant health and vitality, ensuring optimal growth and productivity. By incorporating Monterey Horticultural Oil into their crop management practices, growers can achieve healthier plants and higher yields throughout the year.

Environmental Considerations

As a low-impact pest and disease control option, Monterey Horticultural Oil is suitable for use in organic farming and gardening. Its minimal environmental impact and safety for beneficial insects make it a preferred choice for growers seeking sustainable solutions. By minimizing the use of synthetic pesticides and promoting natural pest control mechanisms, Monterey Horticultural Oil contributes to the overall health and balance of agroecosystems.

Effective and Versatile Pest Management

Monterey Horticultural Oil (Qt) offers growers a safe and reliable solution for controlling pests and diseases year-round. With its suffocating action on soft-bodied insects and fungicidal properties against fungal pathogens, this product provides comprehensive pest and disease management for a wide range of crops. By following proper application guidelines and integrating Monterey Horticultural Oil into their crop management practices, growers can achieve healthier plants and higher yields while minimizing environmental impact.

For all your other pest control needs explore our collections here.

Remember to read, understand, and follow all label directions.

Shipping Information

Ships from Northern CA.

Cannot ship to the following states: ND, WY

Shipping Weight: 3.0 lb

Dimensions: 8.25"L x 4.25"W x 2.5"H

Features

    Characteristics

    Organic Status: Approved for Use in Certified Organic Agriculture
    Active Ingredient : Horticultural Oil
    Application Frequency : Multiple Application
    Application Season : Fall
    Application Season : Spring
    Application Season : Summer
    Application Season : Winter
    Chemical Form : Concentrate
    Chemical Form : Liquid
    Fungus & Disease Control : Blackspot
    Fungus & Disease Control : Molds
    Fungus & Disease Control : Powdery Mildew
    Fungus & Disease Control : Rust
    Insect Control : Aphids
    Insect Control : Fungus Gnats
    Insect Control : Leaf Roller
    Insect Control : Leafhoppers
    Insect Control : Leafminers
    Insect Control : Loopers
    Insect Control : Mealybugs
    Insect Control : Mites
    Insect Control : Psyllids
    Insect Control : Scale
    Insect Control : Thrips
    Insect Control : Whiteflies
    Pest Control Class : Fungicide
    Pest Control Class : Insecticide
    Pest Control Class : Miticide
    Organic Certifier: OMRI

    Use Instructions

    Mixes readily with water. Use 2.5-5 Tbs per gallon. Use enough spray solution to completely penetrate the leaf canopy and cover both top and bottom of all of the leaves until wet without significant runoff.

    Follow the label for application rates.

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    Customer Reviews

    Based on 9 reviews
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    Dekgado the gardener
    Great Products that works

    So glad they carry this and have it and an affordable price.
    I have used it both on its own where is is very effective on a host of pests. Or as part of my special brew/concoction along this other organic ingredients. Easy to follow instructions and use very satisfied with this product.

    C
    Carol Barnett
    Good Reviews

    I ordered this product because it has good reviews across websites. I'm going to spray it on my fruit trees in the fall after the leaves fall.

    T
    Tonya L
    Works Great!

    Use as directed! Works just great. I spray everything twice in the winter & it kills all wintering bugs fungus and such!

    R
    RAP
    Works

    Had scale on my cherry trees really bad. Used it twice and have not had to reapply since.

    M
    MEP
    versatile

    Versatile all around spray. This is my go to default as a preventative. Just finished up winter dormant spray of fruit trees. Great on roses too. Covers well and the concentrate goes a long way.

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