Q: My house has recently been treated for termites using a chemical called adonis. Are garden vegetables, planted close to the house, safe to eat?
A: The key ingredient in adonis is imidacloprid. Although, it is used on vegetable crops, we are providing you a link so you can read and make your own determination: www.clemson.edu/extension/hgic/pests/plant_pests/shrubs/hgic2059.html
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Union County, NC
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Monroe, NC 28112