Orthene 97% is a broad-spectrum systemic insecticide for the control of aphids, thrips on Roses, French beans and Tobacco. It can also be used against Armyworm in maize.
Formulation: Water Soluble Granule (SG).
Active Ingredient: Acephate 970g/L.
Directions for use:
Dosage: 0.4 – 0.8kg/ha, 19 g in 20ltr knapsack sprayer.
Pre-Harvest Interval: 21 days (Maize) & 3 days (Tobacco).
WHO Class: III (Moderately hazardous).
Quick Facts about Orthene 97%:
- Both used as a contact to the insect and systemic through the crop.
- Long residual effect.
- Less susceptible to wash off after application.
- Both broad spectrum in control of insect pests.
- Broad in modes of application i.e., through foliar spray, soil spray and drenching.