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Mosquito Bt Floating Donuts/Dunks (Pack of 6)

Mosquito Bt Floating Donuts/Dunks (Pack of 6)

Get Rid of Mosquitos Before They Bite

Mosquito Bt floating dunks come in a pack of 6. They offer a reliable and long-lasting way to control mosquito populations. This helps prevent mosquitoes from becoming a problem. These dunks are specially designed to float on the surface of water bodies such as ponds, birdbaths, and rain barrels, where mosquitoes typically lay their eggs.

Once placed in the water, the dunks continuously release Bacillus thuringiensis var. israelensis (Bt), a natural larvicide that targets mosquito larvae. This bacterium acts by paralyzing the digestive system of the larvae upon ingestion, ultimately leading to their demise within days.

Offering a proactive solution for controlling mosquito populations and reducing the risk of mosquito-borne diseases such as West Nile virus. By targeting mosquito larvae in stagnant water sources such as bird baths, ponds, and other standing water bodies, these dunks effectively kill mosquitoes before they have the chance to emerge as biting adults.

The sustained release of Bacillus thuringiensis var. israelensis (Bt) ensures continuous larval control for 30 days or longer, providing lasting protection against multiple species of mosquitoes. By eliminating standing water where mosquitoes breed, Mosquito Dunks help break the mosquito life cycle and reduce the overall mosquito population, ultimately mitigating the nuisance of mosquito bites and minimizing the transmission of mosquito-borne diseases.

Mosquito Bt floating donuts are a versatile solution for controlling mosquito populations in various water sources, regardless of the amount of water or its quality. Whether it's a small flower pot, a bird bath, or a large swimming pool, these dunks effectively eliminate mosquitoes by targeting their larvae.

The dunks float on the water's surface, gradually releasing Bacillus thuringiensis var. israelensis (Bt), which specifically targets and kills mosquito larvae. This makes them suitable for use in both large and small water bodies, ensuring comprehensive mosquito control. Additionally, Mosquito Dunks are compatible with different water qualities, making them a flexible option for homeowners, landscapers, and pest control professionals seeking to combat mosquito breeding grounds effectively.

Extended Effectiveness

One of the key advantages of Mosquito Dunks is their extended effectiveness, with each dunk providing control for 30 days or longer under typical conditions. This means that once deployed, users can enjoy long-term protection against mosquito breeding without the need for frequent reapplication. The sustained release of Bt ensures continuous control of mosquito larvae, helping to prevent the emergence of adult mosquitoes and reducing the risk of bites and potential disease transmission.

Environmentally Friendly

Mosquito Dunks are an environmentally friendly mosquito control option, as they specifically target mosquito larvae while posing minimal risk to non-target organisms. Bacillus thuringiensis var. israelensis is a naturally occurring bacterium that is safe for humans, pets, wildlife, and beneficial insects when used as directed. By selectively targeting mosquito larvae, Mosquito Dunks help preserve the ecological balance of aquatic environments while effectively reducing mosquito populations.

Ease of Use

Another notable feature of Mosquito Dunks is their ease of use. Simply place the dunks in areas of standing water where mosquito larvae are likely to breed, such as ponds, fountains, and rain barrels. The dunks will float on the surface of the water, gradually releasing Bt to target mosquito larvae. There is no need for mixing or measuring, making Mosquito Dunks a convenient and hassle-free solution for mosquito control.

Versatility

Mosquito Dunks are versatile and can be used in various water sources where mosquito breeding occurs. Whether it's a backyard pond, a decorative fountain, or a livestock trough, Mosquito Dunks provide effective control wherever standing water is present. Additionally, they can be used in both residential and commercial settings, including parks, golf courses, and agricultural areas, to help reduce mosquito populations and enhance outdoor enjoyment.

Integrated Pest Management

Mosquito Dunks are compatible with integrated pest management (IPM) strategies, which emphasize the use of multiple control methods to manage pests effectively while minimizing environmental impact. By incorporating Mosquito Dunks into an IPM program, users can complement other control measures such as habitat modification and biological control agents to achieve comprehensive mosquito management. This holistic approach helps reduce reliance on chemical pesticides and promotes sustainable mosquito control practices.

Overview

Mosquito Bt Floating Donuts/Dunks (Pack of 6) offer a convenient, effective, and environmentally friendly solution for controlling mosquito larvae and reducing mosquito populations. With their extended effectiveness, ease of use, and compatibility with integrated pest management strategies, Mosquito Dunks are a valuable tool for homeowners, landscapers, and pest control professionals alike. By deploying Mosquito Dunks in areas of standing water, users can enjoy long-term protection against mosquitoes and help create safer and more enjoyable outdoor environments.

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Description

Mosquito Bt floating dunks come in a pack of 6. They offer a reliable and long-lasting way to control mosquito populations. This helps prevent mosquitoes from becoming a problem. These dunks are specially designed to float on the surface of water bodies such as ponds, birdbaths, and rain barrels, where mosquitoes typically lay their eggs.

Once placed in the water, the dunks continuously release Bacillus thuringiensis var. israelensis (Bt), a natural larvicide that targets mosquito larvae. This bacterium acts by paralyzing the digestive system of the larvae upon ingestion, ultimately leading to their demise within days.

Offering a proactive solution for controlling mosquito populations and reducing the risk of mosquito-borne diseases such as West Nile virus. By targeting mosquito larvae in stagnant water sources such as bird baths, ponds, and other standing water bodies, these dunks effectively kill mosquitoes before they have the chance to emerge as biting adults.

The sustained release of Bacillus thuringiensis var. israelensis (Bt) ensures continuous larval control for 30 days or longer, providing lasting protection against multiple species of mosquitoes. By eliminating standing water where mosquitoes breed, Mosquito Dunks help break the mosquito life cycle and reduce the overall mosquito population, ultimately mitigating the nuisance of mosquito bites and minimizing the transmission of mosquito-borne diseases.

Mosquito Bt floating donuts are a versatile solution for controlling mosquito populations in various water sources, regardless of the amount of water or its quality. Whether it's a small flower pot, a bird bath, or a large swimming pool, these dunks effectively eliminate mosquitoes by targeting their larvae.

The dunks float on the water's surface, gradually releasing Bacillus thuringiensis var. israelensis (Bt), which specifically targets and kills mosquito larvae. This makes them suitable for use in both large and small water bodies, ensuring comprehensive mosquito control. Additionally, Mosquito Dunks are compatible with different water qualities, making them a flexible option for homeowners, landscapers, and pest control professionals seeking to combat mosquito breeding grounds effectively.

Extended Effectiveness

One of the key advantages of Mosquito Dunks is their extended effectiveness, with each dunk providing control for 30 days or longer under typical conditions. This means that once deployed, users can enjoy long-term protection against mosquito breeding without the need for frequent reapplication. The sustained release of Bt ensures continuous control of mosquito larvae, helping to prevent the emergence of adult mosquitoes and reducing the risk of bites and potential disease transmission.

Environmentally Friendly

Mosquito Dunks are an environmentally friendly mosquito control option, as they specifically target mosquito larvae while posing minimal risk to non-target organisms. Bacillus thuringiensis var. israelensis is a naturally occurring bacterium that is safe for humans, pets, wildlife, and beneficial insects when used as directed. By selectively targeting mosquito larvae, Mosquito Dunks help preserve the ecological balance of aquatic environments while effectively reducing mosquito populations.

Ease of Use

Another notable feature of Mosquito Dunks is their ease of use. Simply place the dunks in areas of standing water where mosquito larvae are likely to breed, such as ponds, fountains, and rain barrels. The dunks will float on the surface of the water, gradually releasing Bt to target mosquito larvae. There is no need for mixing or measuring, making Mosquito Dunks a convenient and hassle-free solution for mosquito control.

Versatility

Mosquito Dunks are versatile and can be used in various water sources where mosquito breeding occurs. Whether it's a backyard pond, a decorative fountain, or a livestock trough, Mosquito Dunks provide effective control wherever standing water is present. Additionally, they can be used in both residential and commercial settings, including parks, golf courses, and agricultural areas, to help reduce mosquito populations and enhance outdoor enjoyment.

Integrated Pest Management

Mosquito Dunks are compatible with integrated pest management (IPM) strategies, which emphasize the use of multiple control methods to manage pests effectively while minimizing environmental impact. By incorporating Mosquito Dunks into an IPM program, users can complement other control measures such as habitat modification and biological control agents to achieve comprehensive mosquito management. This holistic approach helps reduce reliance on chemical pesticides and promotes sustainable mosquito control practices.

Overview

Mosquito Bt Floating Donuts/Dunks (Pack of 6) offer a convenient, effective, and environmentally friendly solution for controlling mosquito larvae and reducing mosquito populations. With their extended effectiveness, ease of use, and compatibility with integrated pest management strategies, Mosquito Dunks are a valuable tool for homeowners, landscapers, and pest control professionals alike. By deploying Mosquito Dunks in areas of standing water, users can enjoy long-term protection against mosquitoes and help create safer and more enjoyable outdoor environments.

Shipping Information

Ships from Northern CA.

Shipping Weight: 0.5 lb

Dimensions: 12.0"L x 5.5"W x 0.75"H

Features

    Characteristics

    Active Ingredient : Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt)
    Application Frequency : Multiple Application
    Application Season : Fall
    Application Season : Spring
    Application Season : Summer
    Chemical Form : Dry
    Chemical Form : Ready to Use
    Insect Control : Mosquitoes
    Pest Control Class : Insecticide

    Use Instructions

    • Use 1 donut per 100 sq ft of water surface
    • Use in animal watering troughs, bird baths
    • Do not use in finished treated drinking water sources
    • Break into smaller pieces for smaller stands of water

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    kris nelson
    Thank goodness!

    These work nicely in my mosquito larvae death pond. And they don't hurt the frogs.

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    Mary
    They work!

    I use a half a dunk in my livestock water trough each month, they have kept the mosquitos from breeding there all summer. Recently my sheep discovered they liked the taste of the dunks, and so I can also verify they are not toxic. Peaceful Valley was very helpful and finding me a solution to keep using the dunks and preventing the sheep from eating them: I made a tiny cage out of chicken wire for the dunk to fit into, which was easy and effective.

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    MyssTina
    My go-to

    Love these. Got rid of all mosquito activity in my pond and water barrels within 4 days of using them.

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    Suzanne Fellows
    Does the job

    This is a fantastic product to put in livestock watering holes or ponds. It takes care of the mosquito larvae almost in a day. I highly recommend keeping this on hand to use all through the mosquito season.

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