ABOUT RIDOMIL RIDOMIL GOLD controls soil and leaf diseases in a number of crops including vegetables, grapes, citrus, potatoes,ornamentals,tobacco and cotton. RIDOMIL GOLD is a highly effective fungicide for the control of Oomycete fungi (including late blight and Downy mildew). FACT SHEET Active ingredient Mefenoxam 40g/kg +Mancozeb 640 g / kg Formulation Wettable granules (WG) WHO classification III Packaging 1 kg & 250g Mode of action Metalaxyl-M is a systemic fungicide which is rapidly taken up by the green plant part( within 30 min.) transported upwards in the sap stream and is distributed thus provides control of fungi from within the plant. Mancozeb provides a protective film over plant surfaces hence inhibits germination of the spores. Rates of application Apply at 2.5 – 3.0 kg /ha in ornamentals & vegetables Targets Late blight and downy mildew diseases Main crops Potatoes, grapes, tobacco, vegetables, citrus, tomatoes, soybeans, turf and ornamentals MAIN CUSTOMER BENEFITS RIDOMIL GOLD provides a high level of control of diseases with high economical impact. It helps growers to improve crop protection programs and time management, to reduce their dependence on adverse climatic conditions. RIDOMIL GOLD is effective at half the usual rate of RIDOMIL, which is beneficial to both user and the environment.
Target pests/pathogens Oomycete fungi Late blight and downy mildew diseases
Active ingredient(s) Mefenoxam 40g/kg +Mancozeb 640 g / kg
Recommended application method Foliar
Normal recommended rate using this application method 2.5 – 3.0 kg /ha in ornamentals & vegetables
Normal mode of action Systemic
Country of origin Kenya