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Daconil 720 SC

Last updated:
06.02.2017

Fungicides

ABOUT DACONIL 720 SC


Fungicide for the control of Coffee Berry Disease (CBD) in coffee and fungal diseases in cereals and ornamentals. The built-in surfactant in DACONIL makes the active ingredient cover and stick to the leaves and berries for unsurpassed protection, even after heavy rain or watering. The surfactant prolongs the anti-fungal effect of Daconil up to 21 days when used at recommended rates.

FACT SHEET


Active ingredient

720g/ltr Chlorothalonil

Formulation

Soluble concentrate (SC)

WHO classification

III

Packaging

20litres, 200litres & 500ml

Mode of action

DACONIL as a contact fungicide exhibits multi-site mode of action, attacking the disease pathogen at several biochemical sites.

Rates of application

Apply at 2 ltrs/ha in Vegetables

Apply at 2.2ltrs/ha in Coffee

Targets

Coffee Berry Disease (CBD) in coffee and vegetable diseases

Fungal Diseases in wheat

Main crops

Coffee, Cereals, Ornamentals, potatoes and vegetables

KEY BENEFITS


  • Does not wash off and sticks and stays where it is needed to control plant diseases.The built-in surfactant makes the active ingredient cover and stick to the leaves and berries for unsurpassed protection, even after heavy rain or watering.
  • Stops spread of many fungal diseases and attacks the disease cells from multiple sites.
  • The surfactant prolongs the anti-fungal effect of Daconil up to 21 days when used at recommended rates.
  • The broad-spectrum contact control with a multi-site mode of action of the fungicide  DACONIL minimizes the development of fungicide resistance when used alone, as a tank  mix or in alternation programs.
  • DACONIL mixes quickly and completely into suspension for up to six hours, which means consistent application from start to finish with less settling out and no clogging of spray nozzles.
  • Provides the user with a wide range of control with a contact fungicide- 14 important turf  diseases, including algae, dollar spot, leaf spot, melting out, brown patch, anthracnose, rust,and red thread –  Over 60 ornamental diseases with proven safety on more than 80 ornamental crops.
  • The quality of the formulation and product safety means DACONIL can be applied to more than 90 grass species and varieties at recommended label rates over a wide range of climatic conditions.