CELCRON INSECTICIDE

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Description:

Technical Name: Prefenophos 50% EC

Celcron is a broad-spectrum insecticide which controls:

  • Lepidoptera and
  • Sucking insects especially Thrips, Mites and Mealy bug

Mode of Action:

  • Profenophos belongs to organophosphate family of insecticides and works by potent inhibition of the enzyme acetylcholinesterase, which is essential for the transmission of impulses between nerve cells. After feeding on a Profenophos treated plant or crawling over a treated leaf, the pest is first paralyzed and then quickly dies.

Features:

  • It provides unique translaminar and contact action to control insects which generally hideunder lower surface of leaf.
  • Being broad spectrum it controls all sucking pests and foliar feeding larvae.
  • It exhibits ovicidal cum adulticidal actions.
  • It exhibits contact and stomach action
  • It has a fast knock down action with long lasting residual activity.
  • It is a cost-effective solution for control of thrips, sucking pests and lepidopteron pests
  • Best thripicide

Recommendation:

CROP COMMON NAME OF THE PEST DOSAGE/HA
FORMULATION(ML)
Cotton Bollworm
Jassids, Aphids, Thrips, Whiteflies
1500 – 2000
1000
Soybean Semi looper & Girdle beetle 1000

 

Dosage:

2 ml/liter and 400 ml/Acre