If you've recently used pesticides, be sure to check the chemical compatibility with your predatory mites. We've compiled a list of some common chemicals as a resource.
This soil-dwelling predatory mite naturally resides in the top layer of soil where pest larvae and pupae dwell. It is a generalist that will help protect your root system from many types of bad bugs.
Feeds on Fungus Gnats, Root Aphids, Thrips, Sciarid Flies, Shore Flies, Springtails, Root Mealybugs, Bulb Mites, Poultry Mites, and Snake Mites..
Small Area: 30 per sq. ft.
Large Area: 25,000 per 1,000 sq. ft.
Use NaturesGoodGuys Hanging Release Boxes to release your predatory mites without making a mess! Release boxes help you concentrate predatory mites on infested areas.
Predatory mites are susceptible to pesticides. Avoid spraying plants one week before or after releasing predators. Some materials may be toxic to predators for up to four weeks.
For best results, release within 24 hours of receipt. If storage is necessary, store at 42° - 48° F. for no longer than 48 hours.