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Bonide® Captain Jack's™ Deadbug Brew Garden Dust

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An effective dust for organic gardening. Contains spinosad, which is derived from a naturally occurring soil-dwelling bacterium that was collected from an abandoned rum distillery on a Caribbean island in 1982. Controls bagworms, borers, beetles, caterpillars, codling moths, gypsy moths, loopers, leaf miners, spider mites, thrips and more. For use on foliage of vegetables, melons, cole crops, leafy vegetables, tuberous vegetables, stone fruits, apple and other pome fruits, bushberries, caneberries, as listed on label.

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Why did you choose this?
Stark Bro's Store
Read it's description and want to keep organic as possible
J H on Feb 7, 2017
Read it's description and want to keep organic as possible
J H on Feb 7, 2017
How do you apply it?
Melvin J on Mar 16, 2018
BEST ANSWER: I purchased a powder applicator-on you squeeze and the powder "puffs" out.
will this work for cherry slugs? If not, what do you recommend?
Kristen B on Sep 19, 2017
BEST ANSWER: This works very well on sawfly larvae (cherry slugs). You could also use Sevin dust, but Captain Jack's is for organic gardening and you don't have to worry about it being toxic to children or pets.
Will this prevent the vine borer from getting into my squash here in the southeast?
Angela A on Feb 17, 2017
BEST ANSWER: The label says that Bonide?? Captain Jack's??? Deadbug Brew Garden Dust can be used to treat borers. Here is a link to the label: //

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works well on chewing insects
I have used the liquid before but this was my first year with the powder. Works well on flea beelles, squash bugs, etc.
August 6, 2016
over 4 years ago