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Engeo 247SC

Last updated:
26.01.2017

Insecticides

About Engeo® 247SC


Insecticide for the control of aphids, caterpillars and whiteflies on tomatoes; mealy bugs, aphids, caterpillars and whiteflies on roses

FACT SHEET


Active ingredient

141 g/litre Thiamethoxam

106 g/litre Lambda-cyhalothrin

Formulation

Soluble Concentrate (SC)

WHO classification

II

Packaging

250ml and 1L litre

Mode of action

Engeo contains two components:

• Thiamethoxam: It displays root-, leaf- and stem-systemic activity. In target insects it shows quick stomach and contact action. It is considered to act by interfering with the nicotinic acetyl choline receptor of the nervous system.

• Lambda-cyhalothrin: Is a non-systemic insecticide with strong contact action, rapid knock-down effect and excellent residual activity. It shows a repellent effect on ovipositing moths and sucking pest virus vectors.

Rates of application

Apply in a 20 Litre Knapsack use 8 ml or apply 60ml per Acre

Using 500 litres / ha water volume use 150ml / Ha.

Targets

ENGEO® is a broad spectrum insecticide offering both a quick knockdown and long lasting protection against sucking and chewing pests such as Aphids, Whiteflies, Jassids and lepidopteran pests like caterpillars.

Main crops

Tomatoes, Roses, Cabbages.

KEY BENEFITS


Main product benefits

  • Offering dual action of a quick pest kill as well as long lasting efficacy.
  • Highly effective at low rates against a broad spectrum of insect pests due to superior formulation hence very cost effective.
  • Improves plant vigour.
  • Protects crop from viral diseases.