There are many different types of nematodes, some beneficial and some less so! The nematodes used for insect pest control are called entomopathogenic nematodes , this group of nematodes are harmless to humans and wildlife and provide effective biological control for an increasing range of plant damaging insect pests.
The success of nematode applications is influenced by the following factors:
Dragonfli source the highest quality, fresh produced nematodes supplied in a gel carrier, which leaves virtually no residues and does not contain any micro plastics in the carrier, which some nematodes producers use. Nematodes should be applied as soon as possible after receipt to get the best results, as long as the right environmental conditions are present.