Attracts and kills snails, slugs, plus cutworms, armyworms, earwigs, and more Remains effective even after rain or watering. Contains Bitrex Repeat treatment every 2 weeks or as needed Apply after spring planting Apply directly to the soil area beneath plants as listed on label. Do not allow bail pellet to come in contact with parts of the plant that may be used for food or feed purposes. Should not be applied to dry soil. Applications should be made following an irrigation for the best results. Do not re-water for 48 hours after application. Apply when first plant damage appears or is anticipated and repeat as needed for control. Apply at any time during the day, but evening applications are preferred. For use on listed vegetable crops and gardens, fruit tree crops, berry crops, turfgrass lawns, and ornamental plants - ornamental gardens, planted borders, and ground covers. Highlights: Size : 2 lb. Covers 8,800 sq. ft Protects valuable landscape plants from slug and snail damage Faster and longer lasting control than previous formula Coverage: 1# = 4,400 sq. ft. better than previous formula 4 week control 3x bitrex content for better dog repellency Remains effective even after rain or watering Active ingredient: metaldehyde 3.25% Waterproof package with built-in pour spout Bagged.