MODE OF ACTION: Lambda-cyhalothrin (Pyrethroid group) kills either by ingestion or contact. It disrupts the functioning of the nervous system in an organism causing paralysis or death.
DIRECTIONS FOR USE:
|Crop||Pest||Rate||Method of application|
|Roses, Carnations||Aphids, Thrips, Bollworm||Foliar spray
500 ml/ha in 1000 litres of water
0.5 ml per litre of water
|Apply as first signs of infestation or insect egg hatch peak period as a full cover spray.
Maximum 2 applications at 10 day intervals per season.
|Tomatoes, Cucumber Capsicum||Aphids, Thrips Whiteflies Bollworm|
|Brassicas; Kales Cabbage, Broccoli Cauliflower||Aphids, Thrips, Whiteflies, Bollworm, Leaf miner, Leaf beetle|
|Legumes; French beans, Runner beans, Common beans||Aphids, Thrips, Whiteflies, Pod borer|
APPLICATION TECHNIQUE: PENTAGON® 50EC is foliar applied and adequate coverage of the crop foliage should be ensured.
APPLICATION TIMING: Apply PENTAGON® 50EC as first signs of infestation or insect egg hatch peak period and repeat as necessary based on regular scouting for successful control.
PREPARATION OF SPRAY MIXTURE: Fill spray tank with half the amount of required water. Add required amount of PENTAGON® 50EC and fill the water to the required level. Agitate to ensure thorough mixing. Use the spray mixture on the same day of preparation.
COMPATIBILITY: PENTAGON® 50EC is compatible with most commonly used pesticides and liquid fertilizers. However, a compatibility test is advisable before mixing commercial quantities or spraying a large area.
PHYTOTOXICITY: PENTAGON® 50EC is not phytotoxic when used as recommended.
RE-ENTRY PERIOD: DO NOT enter treated areas during the restricted-entry interval of 12hours. If entry is necessary, appropriate protective clothing should be worn.
PHI: 3 days for all vegetables.