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For the control of red scale and white louse scale, jassids (leafhoppers) and longtail, citrus and citrophilous mealybugs in citrus crops; mealybugs in grapes and pears; mealybugs and scales in persimmons, custard apples and passionfruit and mango scale in mangos as specified in the Directions for Use.

Active Ingredient: buprofezin
Formulation: 440g/L suspension concentrate
Insecticide Group: Group 17A (Homopteran chitin biosynthesis inhibitor)
Crops: Citrus, Mango
Target Pests: Scale, Mealybug, Jassids (leafhoppers)
Packaging: 1 & 10 Litre

Product Features

 

 

  • Novel mode of action – effective disease resistance management tool, controls OP-resistant hard scales
  • Specific control of Homopteran pests – ideally suited for use in IPM programmes
  • Low impact on beneficial insects – ideally suited for use in IPM programmes
  • Active on early instars (jassids) and crawlers (scale and mealybug) – spray applications must be carefully timed to target specific life stages, usage should be based upon results of pest monitoring within orchards
  • Controls pests primarily through contact activity – important to achieve good spray coverage
  • Favourable toxicology profile – low toxicity S5 Scheduling