AGROCHEMICALS

Lufenuron

Lufenuron

 

“Broad spectrum novel IGR, highly effective for the control of army worm”

 

Product Category: IGR (Insect Growth Regulator)
Active ingredient: Lufenuron
Chemical group: Benzoylurea
Formulation: Available in EC Formulation (Emulsifiable Concentrate) with 5% w/v concentration


Mode of Action:

  • Contact & stomach action
  • Lufenuron, inhibits the production of chitin in insects. Without chitin, Lepidopterans larvae will never develop a hard-outer shell (exoskeleton). With its inner organs exposed to air, the insect dies from dehydration soon after hatching or molting (shedding its old, smaller shell).

 

Key Properties / USPs:

  • Broad-spectrum activities and can be used on various crops, vegetables etc.
  • An economic solution, used at very low rates for the control of Lepidoptera.
  • Its mode of action, spectrum of control and selectivity profile make it suitable for use in IPM (integrated pest management).
  • Lufenuron controls insects that are resistant to frequently used insecticides like organophosphates, carbamates and synthetic pyrethroids and so is useful in IRM (integrated resistance management).
  • Environment friendly technology 

 

Target Crops: Sugarcane, Maize, Orchards, Cotton, Vegetables etc.

Target Pests: Termites, Borers, Bugs, Armyworm, American Bollworm, Codling moth, vegetable beetles, maize borers etc.

 

Recommendations:

Crop

Pests

Dose

Cotton

Army worm

200 ml / Acre

Cauliflower

Army worm, Diamond back Moth, Cabbage Butterfly

200 ml / Acre

Tomato, Potato, Onion

Heliothis

200 ml / Acre

Citrus

Leaf miner

60-80 ml / 100 Lit of water

Apple

Codling Moth, Heliothis

60-80 ml / 100 Lit of water

 

Method of Application:

  • Apply product as foliar spray when insect population reaches ETL.
  • Use good quality sprayer & hollow cone nozzles and ensure thorough coverage of the crop.

 

Registration Details:
Product is registered in Pakistan under form-16.

SKU:
Lufenuron 5%EC is available in 200 ml & 1 L Pack.

 

 

 

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