How do I kill tree borers?

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A pesticide with the chemical Imidacloprid is known to kill borers. The list of insects that fall in the line of tree borers is long. Other than pesticide to manage or resolve an infestation make sure to chop off dead branches and keep shrubbery maintained. Try this link for product usage and information. www.scotts.com
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There are many types of tree borers. Once you identify which ones they are then you can find a solution to get rid of them. You can prune out the bad branches to kill many of the borers.
To get rid of a current infestation of tree borers you want to apply a trunk spray since they live inside the trees. You cannot use a regular insecticide because it will only affect any that have come to the surface. It's important to keep the tree well hydrated since borers only go after trees affected with drought.
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