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- n. An organophosphate foliar insecticide used primarily against aphids.
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Other control options include spraying with a systemic insecticide such as acephate
Crawlers can be controlled with applications of horticultural oil, insecticidal soap, malathion, Orthene (acephate), or Sevin
We are starting to see some problems with acephate.
We did see a significant reduction in thrips injury when we sprayed it with acephate. "
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