The Village of Homer Glen was notified on April 5th that the Illinois Department of Agriculture will begin spraying for Gypsy Moths in Homer Glen the week of April 23, 2012. Spraying is being done 30-45 days earlier than a typical year because of the warm weather.
The product that the State will be using is Foray 48B, reported by the State to be organic certified and has been used for over 30 years.
* Click to print a map of the area to be sprayed in Homer Glen.
For more information, click to leave this website and go to the State’s website:
* The Gypsy Moth in Illinois (Illinois Department of Agriculture)
Public Information Meetings
There are three public information meetings regarding the spraying. The locations of these public meetings are shown below.
1. April 11 in Oswego (7:00 p.m., 810 Preston Lane, Oswego, IL)
2. April 12 in Rockford
3. May 9 in Tinley Park