Semaspore Bait - Organic Grasshopper Control

Nosema locustae

OMRI LISTED. These beneficial spores control grasshoppers and crickets.
  • Semaspore Bait™ - 1 lb
    SKU: 1215001
  • $20.25
  • Semaspore Bait™ - 5 lb
    SKU: 1215005
  • $46.60
  • Semaspore Bait™ - 50 lb
    SKU: 1215055
  • $107.00
  • Semaspore Bait™ - Pallet of 20 - 50 lb Bags***
    SKU: 1215060
  • $1,900.00
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Natural Grasshopper ControlSemaspore Bait - Organic Grasshopper ControlStop Grasshoppers Dead in Their Tracks!

How it Works: Semaspore Bait contains Nosema locustae, a naturally occurring single celled protozoan infects all stages of developing grasshoppers, mole crickets, Mormon and black field crickets. Nosema when ingested creates a disease that is specific to these pests. It will not harm any other living species.

Grasshoppers typically lay eggs in Southern exposure locations in hilly, sandy soil. As they hatch they will begin to travel to their food source (your garden or farm). Head them off by applying Nosema in swaths as a barrier about 1 foot wide, or by generally broadcasting product in and around area to be protected. Grasshoppers will begin to feed on spore-infected bran. After eating Semaspore grasshoppers become sick, eat less, and begin to die. The disease spreads to healthy grasshoppers through cannibalism. In 2-4 weeks, 50% of the population will die, and most survivors will be infected to continue spreading the disease. Infected survivors eat 75% less than healthy grasshoppers and lay fewer eggs. Nosema works best when applied to younger stages of hoppers (1/4 to 1/2-inch long). Heavy infestations may require repeat applications.

Note: Use by expiration date. If refrigerated add 30 days to expiration date; if frozen add 90 days.

Shipping Restrictions:

***Shipping product SKU 1215060 requires freight shipping quotes and special equipment for delivery. We will call you regarding freight rates and delivery requirements. Orders will not be processed or finalized until we are able to contact you.

If your state is restricted, we suggest you check out Nolo Bait. It may be available to ship to your state.

SEMASPORE BAIT: Not Available for Sale or Shipping in the Following States: AL, CT, DE, DC, FL, GA, HI, IL, IN, KY, MD, MA, ME, MI, NH, NJ, NY, NC, OH, PA, PR, RI, SC, TN, VT, VA, WV, WI

NOLO BAIT: Not Available for Sale or Shipping in the Following States: CT, DC, DE, HI, IL, IN, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MN, MO, NH, NJ, NY, ND, OK, PA, PR, RI, VT, VA, WV, WI

This Product Controls These Pests or Diseases:
This product works as a biological control for the following: Grasshopper (Gryllus), Mole Crickets (Scapteriscus sp), Mormon Crickets (Anabrus simplex)


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