Alphamethrate 5 EC

 

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

Non-systemic  pyrethroid  insecticide with contact and stomach action. Affects the nervous system of insects although it is used in very lowdoses  .

-Alphamethrate is used as a preventive or as a curative treatment whilst preventive application gives optimum results.

-Alphamethrate is used for the effective control of soil surface pests.

-Controls all insect stages (larvae until adult stages) .

-Long residual activity after application , also it is a fast acting insecticide

 Crops

 Insects  Application rate/ 20 lit water  Preharvest period
(days)

 Tomato, eggplant, okra, pepper (sweet and hot), lettuce, parsley, spinach, broccoli , cauliflower, cabbage, molokhia

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

7- 12 ml

 

7 days

Cucumber , squash, melon, watermelon, pumpkin

 Worms, beetles, hoppers, aphid, leaf miner  5- 12 ml  

14 days

Potatoes, radish, carrots, turnip

 Worms, weevils, hoppers, aphid, bugs, beetles  4- 12 ml  

7 days

legume

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

4 – 12 ml

 

Fresh : 1 day

Dry : 21 days

Citrus

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

12 ml

 

14 days

Field crops

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

10- 12 ml

 

14 days