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Totally Organic Lawn & Garden

Kevin Berube Phone: 978-686-6600

Owner Fax:  

Website: http://www.totallyorganic.net

Methuen MA 01844 Email: info@totallyorganic.net

Service Categories: structural commercial school

landscape residential golf course

We offer a fully organic and natural alternative to traditional chemical lawn maintenance through proper soil testing, organic amendments, fertilizers, and proper cultural practices.


What is your definition of Integrated Pest Management (IPM)?

Regular monitoring, defining thresholds, and implementing non-toxic solutions when necessary, but above all creating an environment where pests are either unhappy or tolerable.

Is pest management performed on a specific schedule?

Pest monitoring is done at each visit- at least monthly. Monitoring is done for unwelcome insects, diseases, and weeds.

How are pest problems identified?

Pest problems are identified visually and severity recorded at each visit before and after control.

What practices do you use to prevent and/or control pests?

Biological controls, cultural controls, and organic herbicides.

Do you use biological controls?

Milky Spore, Nematodes, BT, and Compost Tea.

Do you use borates?

No.

Do you use synthetic chemicals?

No.

What are the top 10 pesticides you use/sell/recommend?

None.

If pesticides are used, how much are used per year of each?

N/A

Does your company perform habitat modification?

No.

 

Do you use any physical or mechanical controls?

N/A

What type of fertilizers do you use/sell/recommend?

We use a wide variety of fertilizers and soil amendments- each customized for the individual property. Compost Tea is also heavily used.

 

What do you usually use/sell/recommend for addressing:

termites Did Not Respond (DNR)

cockroaches DNR

fleas DNR

carpenter ants DNR

fire ants DNR

ants (indoor) DNR

crabgrass Cultural and Organic

dandelions Cultural only when needed.

How do you evaluate effectiveness of your pest management

DNR

 

References

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