Pirimor 50 WG
About Pirimor 50 WG PIRIMOR is a fast acting specific aphicide for use on a wide variety of agricultural crops. It has fumigant action, which aids its distribution within the crop. It does not harm bees and other beneficially useful insects and therefore very useful in integrated pest management (IPM). It can be applied by aerial, tractor mounted or hand operated spray equipment. Fact Sheet Active Ingredients Content: 500g Pirimicarb. Mode of Action Pirimicarb is a fast acting insecticide rapidly absorbed by the target aphid. It has contact, translaminar and a powerful fumigant activity against aphids. It is systemic by root uptake. Pirimor gives a rapid knockdown against aphids. Formulation Wetable granules WHO Classification III Pack Sizes 1KG Target Crops Export vegetables and Cereals Mode of Action Rate of Application Wheat, barley - 250g/ha Ground application. Apply in 150ltres/ha water. Aerial application Apply 30litre/ha water. Spray when the infestation of aphids reaches 5 aphids per leaf. Tank mix with Karate Zeon for additional control of bollworm.(pirimor 125kg/ha + Karate Zeon @ 150 ml/ha. Key Benefits Effective and Immediate knockdown of Aphids Pirimicarb has a fumigant action – aids distribution within the crop. Fast acting aphicide. It is useful in IRM and integrated Pest Management. Selectivity to aphids on a wide range of crops – it does not kill beneficial parasites and predators. Effective through translaminar fumigant effects, providing excellent control in full canopy crops. Low mammalian toxicity. Breaks down rapidly in the soil so no risk of residue building up in the soil or water.
Target pests/pathogens aphids
Active ingredient(s) 500g Pirimicarb.
Recommended application method Drench
Normal recommended rate using this application method Wheat, barley - 250g/ha Ground application. Apply in 150ltres/ha water. Aerial application Apply 30litre/ha water. Spray when the infestation of aphids reaches 5 aphids per leaf. Tank mix with Karate Zeon for additional control of bollworm.(pirimor
Normal mode of action Systemic by root uptake
Country of origin Kenya