Section 18 for Brown Marmorated Stink Bug (BMSB) Management on Apples, Peaches and Nectarines Approved

Joanne Whalen, Extension IPM Specialist;

Our Section 18 request for the use of three bifenthrin products (Brigade WSB – FMC Corporation; Bifenture EC and Bifenture 10DF – both from United Phosphorus) to control BMSB on apples, peaches and nectarines has been approved by EPA. This use expires on Oct 15, 2016. You must have a copy of the label in your possession before making an application. Please contact either Chris Wade at the Delaware Department of Agriculture ( or Joanne Whalen ( for more information.