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Control of Diseases And Insects in Pecans

FMC has a robust portfolio of fungicides and insecticides to help manage your pecan yields. Topguard® EQ fungicide, Carbine® 50WG insecticide, Elevest™ insect control and Vantacor™ insect control can all help add to your bottom line.


Topguard EQ fungicide combines the benefits of flutriafol, a highly systemic, long-lasting Group 3 fungicide, plus azoxystrobin, a best-in-class Group 11 fungicide. The combination of these two products is key for fungal disease management in pecans, especially as canopies become denser as the growing season progresses.

Active Ingredients Flutriafol and azoxystrobin
Chemistry Class DMI & Strobulurin, FRAC Group 3 & 11
Formulation 4.29 lbs. ai/gal.
Signal Word CAUTION
REI 12 hours
PHI 45 days
Rate Range 5-8 fl. oz./A
Diseases Controlled Pecan scab, powdery mildew, anthracnose, downy spot and zonate leaf spot.


Carbine 50WG insecticide offers a unique mode of action, excellent activity on the three major aphids found in pecans, no known cross-resistance with other insecticide classes and has a low impact on several beneficial, predatory and parasitic insects.

Active Ingredients Flonicamid
Chemistry Class Pyridinecarboxamide, IRAC Class 29
Formulation 0.5 lb. ai/lb.
Signal Word WARNING
REI 12 hours
PHI 40 days
Rate Range 2.0 – 2.8 oz./A
Insects Controlled Yellow pecan aphid, black pecan aphid, and blackmargined aphid.


Elevest insect control with Rynaxypyr® active is a premix that combines the fast knockdown and broad-spectrum activity of bifenthrin with the industry-leading Lepidopteran activity of chlorantraniliprole. Elevest insect control has contact and ingestion activity that provides effective and lengthy residual control of many pests in pecans.

Active Ingredients Chlorantraniliprole and bifenthrin
Chemistry Class Diamides & Pyrethroids, IRAC Class 28 & 3A
Formulation 2.22 lbs. ai/gal.
Signal Word CAUTION
REI 12 hours
PHI 21 days
Rate Range 4.8 - 9.6 fl. oz./A
Insects Controlled  

Black pecan aphid, leaffooted bugs, pecan phylloxera, plant bugs,

stink bugs, yellow pecan aphid, hickory shuckworm,

pecan nutcase bearer, pecan leaf casebearer, pecan weevil

and spider mite species. 


Vantacor insect control powered by Rynaxypyr active offers excellent control of hickory shuckworm and pecan nutcase bearer and is a great option to include in a pecan integrated pest management program. Vantacor insect control can be used without the worry of flaring secondary pests and has minimal impact on many important beneficials.

Active Ingredients Chlorantraniliprole
Chemistry Class Diamides, IRAC Class 28
Formulation 5 lbs. ai/gal.
Signal Word NONE
REI 4 hours
PHI 10 days
Rate Range 1.2 – 2.5 fl. oz./A
Insects Controlled Hickory shuckworm and pecan nutcase bearer.

Elevest insect control is a Restricted Use Pesticide. Always read and follow all label directions, precautions and restrictions for use. Some products may not be registered for sale or use in all states. Elevest insect control and Vantacor insect control may not be registered for sale or use in all states. Contact your local FMC retailer or representative for details and availability in your state. FMC, the FMC logo, Elevest, Rynaxypyr, Topguard and Vantacor are trademarks of FMC Corporation or an affiliate. Carbine is a trademark of Ishihara Sangyo Kaisha Ltd. ©2021 FMC Corporation. All rights reserved. 21-FMC-1463 06/21