MODE OF ACTION
- Profenofos (phenyl organothiophosphate insecticide group) is non-systemic with contact and stomach action as Acetyl cholinesterase (AChE) inhibitor.
- Cypermethrin (Pyrethroid insecticide group) is non-systemic with contact and stomach action as Sodium channel modulator.
DIRECTIONS FOR USE
|Crop||Pest||Rate||Method of application|
|Roses, Carnations, Tomatoes, Cucumber, Potatoes, Capsicum||Aphids, Thrips, Whiteflies, Caterpillar, Spider mites.||Foliar spray
1-1.5 L/ha in 1000 litres of water
1-1.5 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 on a 14-day intervals per season
|Onions, French beans, Runner beans||Thrips|
|Rice, Maize||Stem borer, Leaf roller|
APPLICATION TECHNIQUE: PROFILE® 440EC is foliar applied and adequate coverage of the crop foliage should be ensured for excellent results.
APPLICATION TIMING: Apply PROFILE® 440EC at first signs of pest infestation or 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 PROFILE® 440EC and fill the water to the required level. Agitate to ensure thorough mixing. Use the spray mixture on the same day of preparation.
COMPATIBILITY: PROFILE® 440EC 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: PROFILE® 440EC is not phytotoxic when used as recommended.
RE-ENTRY PERIOD: DO NOT enter treated areas during the restricted-entry interval of 12 hours. If entry is necessary, appropriate protective clothing should be worn.
PHI: Tomato, Cucumber, Potato, Capsicum, Onion, French beans, Runner beans – 14 days, Rice, Maize -28 days