KILLSHOT Pure Eastern Red-Cedar (Concentrated) Granules
INSECT REPELLENT, 100% Chemically Free
KILLSHOT Pure Eastern Red Cedar-Heartwood Granules are the center of choice and aged from the red cedar trees common only to East Central Texas. These granules contain high concentrates of aromatic red cedar oil which is offensive to insects. The long lasting aroma will repel fleas, mosquitoes, roaches, scorpions, flies, no-see-ums and venomous snakes. It has no effect on beneficial insects such as butterflies and pollinating bees.
Directions for Use:
Lawn Areas: Pour bag contents into a fertilizer spreader. Open to highest setting of the spreader. Broadcast the Cedar granular over the entire area with one pass. If you do not have a fertilizer spreader, then hand toss method is also acceptable. Use around: Homes, Ranchers, Horses, cattle, pigs, chickens, turkeys, sheep, goats, and exotics.
Bedding: As an insect repellent for: livestock, barns, horse trailers, stalls, reduce mildew growth, eliminate bacteria growth and use to control the odors in your barns then simply spread it directly on top of your existing wood bedding Pour the cedar granular evenly over their current bedding to cover the entire area. This makes a great repellent for all types of farm animals and fowl. Use approx. 10 lbs. per 1500 sq. ft. of stall coverage, and 90 lbs. for 20,000 sq. ft. of fowl barns. Evenly apply a 2 foot wide band next to the barn foundation to ward off insects from ever entering your barn.
Flowerbed Areas: Hand Toss on top of existing mulch beds. You can apply over any type of mulch material such as pine needles, colored mulches, pine mulch, cypress mulch. After the mulch is to your satisfaction, simply hand tosses the Cedar granular throughout the beds. The main purpose of applying Cedar granular under shrubs is to make mosquitoes seek your neighbor’s bushes and shrubs to hide out. With the cedar aroma present in your flowerbeds, mosquitoes will stop hanging out in your yard.
Mosquitoes will stop hanging out in your yard: Certain Insects require a stronger application of Cedar granular. Based upon the type of insect you are having as your primary pest use the following rules of thumb. If you apply the product in one application you have a good amount of cedar aroma in the environment. If you apply it twice, you have 2X the amount of cedar aroma in the environment.
Maintenance Application: apply 1X over the lawn and flowerbed areas, for best results apply every 60 days to maintain a high cedar aroma in the lawn areas.
Double Application: any active insect infestations such as ants, fleas, grubs, you cannot over apply the product. The more products you apply, the stronger the concentration of the cedar aroma will become.
- Using a spreader designed for application of granular materials, uniformly apply 30 lbs. over 6,500 to 7500sf dependent on maintenance schedule or first application for snake control.
- Apply 10 lb. evenly over each 500 sq. ft. area. Repeat if there are signs of renewed insect activity.
- Product is not to be incorporated into flowerbed soil, but to sit on top of the flowerbed to give off its cedar odor.
- A single application of 10 lb. per 500 sq. ft. may be applied just after the planting or after plants emerge.
- Evenly apply a 2 foot wide band next to the home foundation to ward off insects from ever entering your home like termites and scorpions. Use approx. 10 lb. for each 100 linear ft.
Two 10 lb. bags of Cedar Granules will cover an average size yard of approx. 5,000 sq. ft..
The single coverage application is recommended if your lawn has no visible insect populations or you are on maintenance from a previous application of Cedar granules. If you are using Cedar granules for the first time, we recommend that you double your concentration to get your insect population under control.
If you are using Cedar granules to control snakes, then we recommend a double application on the perimeter of your property. After you have made the double perimeter application, you can drop down to one application based upon the situation as stated above.
Will Not Stain and is Safe for you, your pets and the environment. KILLSHOT Pure Eastern Concentrated Insect Repellent Granules is Natures Natural Non-Toxic Product.
1x Concentration: 20 pound covers 5000 SQ FT (recommended for maintenance) Available in 2.5 Lb. Container, 10 Lb. Bags and 750 lb. Totes