How to use Malathion for Fleas

Malathion is an emulsifiable concentrate containing 5 lbs. of Malathion per gallon.  Martin’s Malathion 57% has a new, expanded label. It is now labeled for use on vegetables, fruits, nuts(including pecans), ornamentals, trees, pastures and mosquito control.   Malathion is an organophosphate insecticide used on a variety of agricultural food and feed crops. Malathion is commonly used for use on lawns, gardens, and ornamental trees, shrubs, and plants. Martin’s Malathion 57% is also used for public health mosquito control, and in government programs such as the USDA Boll Weevil Eradication Program.

Martin’s Malathion 57% provides excellent control of fleas, aphids, thrips, spiders mites, lace bugs, adult Japanese beetles, tent caterpillars and others on fruits, vegetables & animals as listed on the label. This product has a new and expanded label for additonal uses.

EPA Reg. No.: 769-620-53883

Controls fleas in yards and lawns, aphids, grasshoppers, mites, spiders, beetle, earwigs, mosquitoes, and other listed insect.

Using this product for mosquitos and ticks you will need a hose end type sprayer, for mosquitos treat the foliage of shruns trees, etc, included applying the underneath of the plants.  Ticks you will want to spray the lawn and also up about 3 feet on all structures, fences, even trees and ticks will find high places to rest and wait for the blood meal to pass by. 
Label in included for your reference:
For control of fleas and ticks in yards and lawns. Remove manure or debris. Use spray of 5 oz. Of 57%
Malathion per 1 gallon of water at a rate of 1 gallon per 1,000 sq. ft. Use garden sprayer.

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May be applied on vegetables, fruits, nuts, ornamentals, trees and pastures.

States Registered:
AL, AZ, AR, FL, GA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MN, MS, MO, NM, NC, OH, OK, SC, TN, TX, VA, WI
FLEA CONTROL

For control of fleas in yards and lawns. Remove manure or debris. Use spray of 5 oz. Of 57%

Malathion per 1 gallon of water at a rate of 1 gallon per 1,000 sq. ft. Use garden sprayer.

 

VEGETABLES CROPS

Apply in a minimum of 30 gallons of spray mix by ground; 5 gallons per acre by air, unless otherwise

indicated.

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Monica Bird (946 Posts)

Monica’s compassion for her customer's struggles with pest control issues and passion for pest control stems from over 10 years in the industry. With a master’s degree in entomology, she uses her knowledge and experience in chemistry, insects and pests to educate her customers.


1 Comment

  • Flea Meds says:

    Hi…..You gave good information about Malathion for Fleas…
    The steps you have given is useful for all pet owners those who have question that how to give the Malathion for Fleas.
    Hope malathon is produced from vegetables and so it won’t give side effects…

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