Velum prime insecticide offers a unique combination of powerful, long-lasting, and reliable nematode control with a much safer profile for the operator and environment than the traditional standard. It is compatible with the IPM program and it is compatible with the high range of benefits deployed in the cultivation of fruits. Velum prime also work against certain fungal diseases such as powdery mildew after systemic uptake by the plant roots
Active ingredient: Fluopyram 400g/L
Focus crops: vegetables including potatoes, fruits such as banana, citrus corn, cotton, soybeans, sugar cane, brassicas, tomatoes, cucurbits, and sweet potatoes
Pest spectrum: Broad control of root-knot, cyst, and free-living nematodes. Also very effective against Early blight, White mold, Powdery mildew, Alternaria brown spot
Dose rate: 1L – 1.25/ha (apply via irrigation or soil drenching)
BENEFITS OF VELUM PRIME INSECTICIDE
- Root health protection to help establish the crop
- Increased yield
- Wide-spectrum nematicidal activity
- Suppression of key diseases
- Ease of application
- Can be part of a complete nematode management program
Begin with clean spray equipment. Add one-half of the required amount of water to the spray or mixing tank and start agitation. Add the required quantity of fungicide and the tank-mix partner if applicable to the water and complete filling with water to the required total volume.
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
Applicators and other handlers must wear a long-sleeved shirt and long pants, shoe plus socks, and chemical-resistant (such as natural rubber) gloves.