flour and grasshoppers

pufftrinket(5MI)July 27, 2006

I read that sprinkling white flour on grasshoppers (and plants) early in the morning can be an effective means of control.

Is this true?

Will the flour harm other beneficial insects?

I know the flour needs to be washed off the plant within 48 hours, so as not to hurt the plant.

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rhizo_1 (North AL) zone 7

Guess no one has first hand experience with this.

    Bookmark   August 17, 2006 at 10:35PM
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