rostochiensis was reduced by using Aldicarb
. The results also showed that application of the nematicide resulted in a significant decline in the multiplication rate of G.
Editorial Note: This report presents the first known cases of poisonings resulting from the illegal use of aldicarb
as a commercially prepared rodenticide in the United States.
The carbamate pesticide aldicarb
is a known AChE inhibitor in vivo (Wyld et al.
is already widely used, particularly in growing beet, potatoes, carrots and citrus fruit.
While planting, 5.7 kg [ha.sup.-1] Aldicarb
[2-methyl-2-(methylthio) propionaldehyde O-(methylcarbamoyl)oxime] was applied in furrow for insect control.
For example, unlabelled aldicarb
is colloquially referred to as 'two-steps', in reference to how many steps rats and mice take before death.
Comparison of `Fayette' soybean, aldicarb
, and experimental nematicides for management of Heterodera glycines on soybean.
We created similar variables for the four carbamate pesticides (aldicarb
, benomyl, carbaryl, and carbofuran).
[2-methyl-2-(methylthio) propionaldehyde O-(methyl-carbomoy)oxime] applied in-furrow.
Because of statistical power limitations, we excluded the 10 pesticides with < 10% prevalence among the cases (trichlorfon, ziram, aluminum phosphide, ethylene dibromide, maneb/mancozeb, chlorothalonil, carbon tetrachloride/carbon disulfide, dieldrin, aldicarb
, and2,4,5-trichlorophenoxypropionic acid), leaving 39 available for analysis.
An in-furrow application of aldicarb
[2-methyl-2-(methyithio) propionaldehyde O-(methylcarbamoyl)oxime] (0.84 kg a.i.
Insecticides included aldicarb
, aldrin, carbaryl, carbofuran, chlordane, chlorpyrifos, coumaphos, DDT, DDVP, diazinon, dieldrin, fonofos, heptachlor, lindane, malathion, parathion, permethrin (for animals), permethrin (for crops), phorate, terbufos, toxaphene, and trichlorfon.