APPLAUD affects both the nymphs and adults through vapour, stomach and contact action. The larvae die through inhibition of moulting while ovipositioning of adults is suppressed or un-hatchable eggs are laid. It is applied as a foliar spray at the rate of 20ml/20L of water with a post harvest interval of 3-14 days depending on a particular crop.
Target pests/pathogens whitefly, mealy bugs
Active ingredient(s) Buprofezin
Recommended application method Foliar
Normal recommended rate using this application method 20ml/20L
Normal mode of action contact
Country of origin Kenya