Alphamethrate 5

 

Non systemic insecticide containing 5% (w/v) Alpha-Cypermethrin in the form of emulsifiable concentrate

Non-systemic insecticide with contact and stomach action. Acts on the central and peripheral nervous system in very lowdoses

- Used in most crops as a preventive or as a curative treatment whilst early application gives optimum results

- Used for the effective control of soil surface pests

- Controls all insect stages (larvae until adult stages)

- Exhibits insecticidal activity over long time periods 

- Fast acting insecticide

Crops

Insects

Application rate/ 20 lit water

Preharvest period (days)

Tomatoes, eggplants, okra, pepper, lettuce, parsley, spinach, broccoli , cauliflower, cabbage, kale

Cutting worms, bugs, aphid, hoppers, fruit moth, leaf miners ,green worm, cabbage moth, beetles, white fly

7- 12 ml

7

Cucumber , squash, melon, watermelon, pumpkin

Worms, beetles, hoppers, aphid, leaf miner

5- 12 ml

14

Potatoes, radish, carrots, turnip

Worms, weevils, hoppers, aphid, bugs, beetles

4- 12 ml

7

Legumes

Thrips, aphid, worms, beetles, leaf miners, hoppers, beetles, white fly, loppers

4 – 12 ml

Fresh : 1

Dry : 21

Citrus

Worms, leaf miners, psyllid, thrips, white fly, beetles, hoppers, loppers

12 ml

14

Field crops

Aphid, thrips, worms, beetles, bugs, white fly

10- 12 ml

14