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Thuricide Concentrate

Thuricide Concentrate is a biological insecticide with Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt) for use on fruits, vegetables, shade trees, and ornamentals plants to treat a variety of leaf-feeding worms. Pests treated include bagworms, tent caterpillars, gypsy moths, cabbage loopers, and tomato hornworms. Hi-Yield Thuricide may be applied up to and including the day of harvest.




Thuricide Concentrate is a biological insecticide for use on fruits, vegetables, shade trees, and ornamentals plants to treat a variety of leaf-feeding worms. Pests treated include bagworms, tent caterpillars, gypsy moths, cabbage loopers, and tomato hornworms. Hi-Yield Thuricide may be applied up to and including the day of harvest.

What is Thuricide?

Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt) (in the pest control form it is known as Thuricide) is a naturally occurring bacterium found in soils throughout the world. It is unique in that it offers unusual properties that make it useful for pest control, especially the control of leaf-feeding insects.  This is because Thuricide reacts with the cells of the stomach lining of target pests, causing them to not be able to feed within hours after contact.  The insects eventually die from starvation. The most common strain of Bt is the kurstaki strain which will kill leaf- and needle-feeding insects such as caterpillars and webworms.

Thuricide is generally considered beneficial in that it is naturally occurring and will not kill other non-target insects.  For example, if Thuricide is applied to a vegetable garden, it will not kill honeybees or other pollinating insects. Also, Thuricide breaks down in sunlight within 1-2 weeks.

The Kurstaki Strain (Thuricide) will kill vegetable, fruit, tree and crop leaf-feeding insects such as the cabbage worm (cabbage looper, imported cabbageworm, diamondback moth, etc.), tomato and tobacco hornworm, European corn borer, Alfalfa caterpillar, alfalfa webworm, Leafroller, Achemon Sphinx, Tent Caterpillar, Fall Webworm, Leafroller, Red-humped caterpillar, Spiny elm caterpillar, western spruce budworm, pine budworm, and pine butterfly.

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  • 18 of 18 people found this review helpful:

    5 of 5 stars  Works so far!
    By Andy in Bladenboro, NC on 04/17/2011
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    Terrible problem with tent caterpillars in our apple & pecan trees. Applied Thuricide when tents started to appear and they were gone in a week. No signs of any tents after a month of treatment

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  • 17 of 17 people found this review helpful:

    5 of 5 stars  thuricide concentrate
    By Roger in suttons bay, mich. on 08/11/2011
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    I decided to try thuricide, instead of killing tomatoe worms with sevin or other insecticide. I am always concerned about killing off the pollinators, along with the worms. I sprayed at 1 tblsp per gallon, and after 2 days the worms dropped off, so far it seems to work very well. The only question I have about the product that I can't find in any product written material, is; shoul I use the product before an infestation, to prevent it from happening in the 1st place?

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  • 12 of 12 people found this review helpful:

    5 of 5 stars  Thuricide Concentrate can save waterlilies.
    By Mike in Spring Hill, FL on 07/08/2011
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    I have used this recently as well as in the past, with 100% effectiveness. I am using it against the China Mark Moth larvae, and other larval insect pest, on my waterlilies. I do mix it strongly, as it is being used in a aquatic environment. 4 capfulls in a 16oz sprayer of water. I spray the pads in late evening, as strong sun will inhibit it's effectiveness. Most of the time, a single application will do the job. Worst case, 3 treatments, 3 evenings in a row. Side benefit, no a single, living mosquito larvae to be found in any of my pond, following the treatments.

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  • 11 of 11 people found this review helpful:

    5 of 5 stars  Thuricide
    By Pat in Bonners Ferry, ID on 10/14/2011
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    Works great on the moths for the Cole Crops. Wish it would work for aphids.

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  • 10 of 10 people found this review helpful:

    5 of 5 stars  Works Effectively - Very impressed!
    By A in Chandler, AZ on 11/11/2012
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    After just one use on my vegetable garden there was a significant improvement in health of the leaves. The thuricide did its job in reducing the number of tomato horn worms feeding on my plants. It also worked very well on my bouganville plants that have been unhealthy for years. In just two weeks new plant growth is emerging. Great product and very effective! I highly recommend it. The only drawback is the strong order - use in well ventilated areas.

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  • 5 of 5 people found this review helpful:

    5 of 5 stars  B T concentrate (Thuricide)
    By Robert in Napoleon, North Dakota on 02/27/2015
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    I have use this material before and have been successful in controlling Leps in cole crops. This shipping from this company was very quick and material well packed and at a very reasonable price. I ordered off their web site and had my order in just a few days, faster than expected and I didn't have to drive75 mile to town, each way, and burn all my fuel hunting for Thuricide which none of my regular suppliers have in the store at this time of year. What more could I ask. Thanks.

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  • 4 of 4 people found this review helpful:

    5 of 5 stars  good product
    By Susan in wellington florida on 01/31/2015
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    price was fair and great that there is no shipping fee! Large size concentrate should last me for a few years. will definitely buy from domyownpestcontrol.com

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  • 5 of 5 people found this review helpful:

    5 of 5 stars  Battle Basil worms
    By Mw in landers california on 10/03/2014
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    works great applied it to my basil that was being decimated by worms and within a day the plant was recovering and now looks healthy with full leaves again. I finally have something to fight against these worms with that I feel I can eat the basil with no fear. Love it...

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  • 5 of 5 people found this review helpful:

    5 of 5 stars  Excellent Service
    By Stukinzler in Stamford, CT on 07/10/2014
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    My order from DoMyOwnPestControl was delivered extremely quickly, and the price was right. The product details offered online were detailed and complete. I highly recommend this company and will definitely use them again.

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  • 6 of 7 people found this review helpful:

    5 of 5 stars  Thuricide Concentrate
    By in Sandy UT on 08/21/2013
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    I stopped having petunias until this year because of caterpillars. This year I was determined to have petunias so I did some research and found this site. I ordered Thuricide and it has taken care of my caterpillar problem! I ordered and had my product in two days, I was amazed at how quick that was. Thanks so much

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  • 7 of 7 people found this review helpful:

    5 of 5 stars  thuricide concentrate-16
    By in 33715 on 07/22/2013
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    The product I ordered arrived promptly and after an application I got rid of all the leafrollers on my eggplants. hurray.

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  • 5 of 5 people found this review helpful:

    3 of 5 stars  Bag Worm infestation!
    By Myron in Brinkley, Ar on 06/25/2012
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    We have a considerable infestation of Bag worms on mature Leland Cypress. I have applied this twice and saw good results both times. Active feeding worms were destroyed. I am not sure I have interupted the Bag Worm life cycle as of now and will be applying a third application today. If I can save the trees the rating will go to 5 stars

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  • 7 of 8 people found this review helpful:

    5 of 5 stars  no more swallowtail butterflies
    By Ariel in the Florida Keys on 06/03/2012
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    no more caterpillers. There is lots of new growth on my orange tree, which is what I was waiting for before I could review this product. So far I think it is great. I have sprayed it on everything, the Ixora had tent caterpillers, so did the Royal Poinciana tree. I mixed it with Epsom salts and fertilizer, sort of an all purpose growth enhancer. I will be buying more from this company. Thanks so much for the great information about how to take care of my yard myself. Ariel Hounshell

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  • 6 of 8 people found this review helpful:

    2 of 5 stars  They Live On!
    By Andrew in Nashville, TN on 02/07/2012
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    I did several Google searches on how to get rid of fungus gnats in house plants. Many recommended Thuricide. I gave the plants a good soil drenching and the gnats are still here . . . still annoying me. Oh well. I'm sure this stuff is good at killing other bugs, but not gnats.

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  • 6 of 8 people found this review helpful:

    5 of 5 stars  Great for handling citrus-tree eating caterpillars
    By Nick in Tucson, AZ on 11/12/2011
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    I was getting swallowtail butterfly caterpillars that were eating my lemon trees alive and this spray has really helped. One quick application and I haven't seen any caterpillars since!

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10/04/2013 Ray from Jackson, Michigan

QWhat is the shelf life of Thuricide concentrate? Is it still good a year or two after date of purchase?

AThe shelf life of Thuricide Concentrate is 3-5 years from date of purchase if kept in a cool/room temp dry place.

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06/18/2011 Kris

QCan Thuricide Concentrate be sprayed on the ground? Is it harmful to animals such as dogs?

AThuricide Concentrate is a very safe to use when the product label is followed. Be sure all pets and people are out of the area when Thuricide is being applied and they do not return until the area is dry. Thuricide Concentrate is labeled to be applied to fruits, vegetables, ornamentals and shade trees.

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10/05/2011 Bert from Hickory, Nc

QAfter Thuricide is applied how long till the vegetable is safe to eat?

AAccording to the the Thuricide product label you may apply Thuricide up to and on the day of harvest.

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07/06/2013 Russell from Vero Beach Florida

QDoes Thuricide kill catepillars on Snowbush plants?

AThuricide will kill catepillars on any plant you spray it on and is safe to be used on ornamentals, fruits and vegetables without harming them. Please let us know if you have any other questions.

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06/05/2013 Kenneth from Moncks Corner Sc

QDoes heavy rain wash Thuricide off the plants and require respray?

AHeavy rain should not wash off Thuricide. However, the label indicates you can incertain times apply at first sign of infestation and repeat at weekly intervals when needed. Please refer to the product label to verify if your use requires respray.

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Most Recent Customer Questions

06/13/2016 Jana from Amherst, Ma

QHow long does the diluted mixture of Thuricide Concentrate last in the bottle?

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Once the†Thuricide Concentrate has been mixed, it must be used or discarded within 24 hours.

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08/01/2014 Dan from Sandy Valley Nevada

QWhere can I find the San Diego strain?

AWe are not exactly sure what you are looking for or what it is that you will be treating. Please contact us with more information for free expert advice at 866-581-7378 M-F 9-5PM EST.

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11/25/2013 David from Livonia, Michigan

QIs it possible to control gypsy mothinfestations with application only to tree trunks?
Mature an dvery tall trees prevent reaching leaves with spray.

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Per the product label, mix 2 fl. ozs. of Thuricide per 3 gallons of water (4 tsp. per gallon) for a handsprayer or proportional amounts for a hose-end sprayer following Manufacturer’s
Directions. Apply at first sign of infestation and repeat at weekly intervals when
needed to maintain control. Apply to thoroughly cover all foliage surfaces of Shade Trees and Ornamentals for control.

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10/31/2013 Tom from Norwalk

QDoes Thuricide Concentrate - 16 oz. work on gnats and fruit flies?

AThuricide Concentrate - 16 oz. is not labeled for gnats. Where are you treating for fruit flies and gnats?

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07/21/2013 Ilyas from Austin,tx

QDoes the thuricide concentrate stay on the vegetable and fruits and if it does is it harmful if you eat it

AAccording to the the Thuricide product label you may apply Thuricide up to and on the day of harvest. It is not harmful to eat, you want to make sure to thoroughly wash the veggies and fruits.

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06/05/2013 Kenneth from Moncks Corner Sc

QHow long can Thuricide concentrate be stored

AThuricide Concentrate can be stored for 3-5 years if tightley closed and kept out of the heat.

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05/30/2013 D. from Mocksville, Nc

QCan Thuricide be used inside of Beehives ?
Sprayed the wax inside of beehives to contol Wax Moths

AAccording to the manufacturer this product will not harm honey bees.

6 of 6 people found this answer helpful.
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12/22/2011 Debra from Lagrange, Ga

QCan thuricide concentrate be used as a drench to kill fungus gnat larve in house plants?

AThuricide concentrate is actually not labeled for fungus gnat larvae and so we are not sure of how effective it would be.  However, we do sell a product called Talstar One which is what we have always recommended for fungus gnats and works great.  You should also place your plants outside to dry out a little bit or cut down on how often you water them, if possible, and this will also decrease the fungus gnat reproduction cycle.

5 of 9 people found this answer helpful.
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07/10/2011 Brad

QCan Thuricide be used along with Spinosad to be more effective against borers and larvae?

AWe believe the answer is yes, but just to make sure we would recommend calling the manufacturer of Thuricide since they are the true experts on their own product.  You can reach them at 888-583-5296.

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04/13/2011 Mary

QDoes Thuricide Concentrate fall into the pyrethroid category?

ANo. Thuricide is made up of Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt) which a naturally occurring bacterium found in soils throughout the world. Pyrethroids are synthetic man-made insecticides.

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