One of the challenges of cannabis production is pest control. Currently there are few products available for insect and disease control. The PMRA approved pesticide list for cannabis production is limited at this time with only 20 registered pesticides for use on cannabis. These are listed in the table below, and application rates can be found at PMRA Label Search.

Product Category Active Ingredient PCP # Target
Agrotek ascend vaporized sulphur Fungicide sulphur 30345 powdery mildew
Cyclone (Fungicide/bactericide) Citric Acid/Lactic Acid 30459 powdery mildew
Influence LC Fungicide Garlic powder 30692 powdery mildew
Lacto-San (Fungicide/bactericide) Citric Acid/Lactic Acid 30110 powdery mildew
Milstop Fungicide Potassium bicarbonate 85.00% 28095 powdery mildew
Prestop Fungicide Gliocladium catenulatum Strain J1446 28820 Botytis, Pythium, Rhizoctonia, Fusarium, Phytophthora
Rootshield HC Fungicide Trichoderma harzianum Rifai strain KRL-AG2 27115 Botytis, Pythium, Rhizoctonia, Fusarium, Phytophthora
Rootshield WP Fungicide Trichoderma harzianum Rifai strain KRL-AG2 29890 Pythium, Rhizoctonia, Fusarium
Sirocco Fungicide Potassium bicarbonate 31091 powdery mildew
Bioceres G WP Mycoinsecticide Beauveria bassiana strain ANT-03 31231  
Bioprotec Caf Insecticide Bacillus thuringiensis subspecies kurstaki, strain EVB113-19 26854 cabbage looper
Bioprotec Plus Insecticide Bacillus thuringiensis subspecies kurstaki, strain EVB113-19 32425 cabbage looper
Botanigard 22 WP Mycoinsecticide Beauveria bassiana strain GHA 29321 whitefly, aphids
thrips
Botanigard ES Mycoinsecticide Beauveria bassiana Strain GHA 29320 whitefly, aphids
thrips
Doktor Doom Formula 420 Professional Use 3 in 1 (Insecticide/Miticide/Fungicide) Canola Oil 32819 Aphids, mites, whitefly and powdery mildew
Kopa Insecticide Potassium salts of fatty acids 31433 aphids, earwigs, mealybugs, spider mites, psyllids, pear and rose
slugs (sawfly larvae), soft brown scale, and whitefly.
Neudosan Commercial Insecticide Potassium salts of fatty acids 27886 aphids, earwigs, mealybugs, spider mites, psyllids, pear and rose
slugs (sawfly larvae), soft brown scale, and whitefly.
Opal Insecticide Potassium salts of fatty acids 28146 aphids, earwigs, mealybugs, spider mites, psyllids, pear and rose
slugs (sawfly larvae), soft brown scale, and whitefly.
Purespray Green Spray Oil 13E (insecticide/fungicide) Mineral oil 27666 Suppression of powdery mildew and mites;
Deter feeding by aphids.
Vegol Crop Oil (Insecticide/Miticide/Fungicide) Canola Oil 32408 aphids, mites, whiteflies, powdery mildew suppression

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