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Re: 5 % yes and I do this.

Posted by Scott on 6/23/07
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    On 6/21/07, Debbie wrote:
    > OH, see now I never thought about Seven dust for the mosquitos
    > either. Here in Calif west niles is already going on and kinda
    > close by. Knock on wood it doesnt get too bad here or all over
    > this year. We have a big KOI pond and its loaded with mosquito
    > minnows that eat the larva.
    > Thanks for the info as well :0)
    > Debbie
    >
    >
    >
    > On 6/21/07, Ricky wrote:
    >> On 6/21/07, LindaC in OK wrote:
    >>> On 6/20/07, Debbie wrote:
    >>>> I have just heard from 2 different people lately that they
    >>>> use seven dust 5&37; lightly in nest boxes to control
    >>> mites.
    >>>> I just wanted to see what others said on this so I can be
    >>>> sure and tell the others its good or not.
    >>>> Thanks for any info.
    >>>> Debbie
    >>>
    >>> When setting up nest boxes early spring first they are
    >>> dusted with the Sevin then about 2" of aspen wood shaving
    >>> put in for tiels and quakers. With the aviary here
    >>> outside/inside I knew I had to do a preventative thingey and
    >>> ran it by my vet and she said it was great.
    >>>
    >>> good luck,
    >>>
    >>> LindaC
    >>>
    >>>
    >> I have also used seven dust 5 when setting up my cockatiels. I
    >> found that it also helps with Mosquitoes as I live in
    > Florida.
    >> I use the same method as LindaC mentioned above with great
    >> sucess. Ricky


    I use it as well Debbie, I mix it in with all the birds shavings,
    the only thing I didn't use it for was the cockatoos when I had
    them as I used natural Eucalyptus with them and that is a natural
    insecteside.