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Zone Nj | Joe Pest added on May 4, 2024 | Answered

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/pests/insects/tent-worms-control.htm#:~:text=Whilesmallinfestationscanbe,remainingsafetootherwildlife. Refers to Bt as a contact insecticide, which is not true. Bt is used to control foliage eating insects an requires ingestion in order to work. That’s why it’s safer than a contact insecticide, which are more toxic.

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Answered on May 4, 2024

Although I can see where there may be some confusion, it is not suggesting that Bt is a contact killer. This is a separate sentiment. The contact pesticides were referring to sprays, like soapy water. I will talk to the editors to see if there can be a clarification.

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