2019 Spray dates: TBD Mid May to Early June
Spraying dates for 2019 have not yet been set as they are weather dependant. We will post the dates as soon as we receive them.
The City of Kentwood is partnering with Hamilton Helicopters, Inc. to perform a gypsy moth spray treatment in May/June of 2018, 2019 and 2020. The exact day and time of the spray will be determined by weather, including rain and wind conditions. Additional details regarding the spray will be announced here and on the City's Facebook page.
The 2019 Treatment locations for the city of Kentwood can be found HERE.
A searchable map is also available at: http://regis-apps-login.gvmc-regis.org/mgypsymothsprayareaskentco
Gypsy Moth Suppression Program
Gypsy Moth Drift Management Plan
2019 Notice of Aerial Spray for Gypsy Moths
2019 GMSP Letter to Residents
Foray 76B Material Data Safety Sheet
Gypsy Moth Treatment Areas
Pesticide Use Regulations Act 637
Bt: One Option for Gypsy Moth Management
Gypsy Moths and Your Shade Trees
Ohio Department of Ag Foray Fact Sheet
Gypsy Moth Fact Sheet
I'm in the Garden Today: Is Btk safe for Honey Bees?
Questions regarding the Gypsy Moth Suppression Program for the City of Kentwood can be directed to Mark Rambo, Deputy City Administrator, at 616-554-0770 or via email to email@example.com.