Alpha Cypermethrin 100 is a contact and residual insecticide for the control of certain insect pests, including Heliothis (Helicoverpa spp.) on various crops and Redlegged Earth Mite and Blue Oat Mite on certain field crops and pastures and certain insect pests on fruit and vegetable crops.
Alpha Cypermethrin 100EC can be used as a protective treatment when applied at regular intervals or as a knockdown treatment to control existing larvae. Best results will be obtained by spraying at egg hatch. Thorough coverage is essential to ensure adequate control. Apply Alpha Cypermethrin 100EC during the cooler parts of the day.
Alpha Cypermethrin 100EC controls insect pests in pastures including:
- Wingless grasshopper
- Brown pasture looper
- Blackheaded pasture cockchafer
- Redlegged earth mite
- Blue oat mite
Resistance Management with Alpha Cypermethrin 100
Alpha Cypermethrin 100 insecticide is ineffective against synthetic pyrethoid-resistant Helicoverpa armigera larvae longer than 5mm. All Helicoverpa armigera in NSW and Qld should be treated as being resistant to synthetic pyrethroids. The resistant individuals can eventually dominate the insect population if Alpha Cypermethrin 100 or other Group 3A insecticides are used repeatedly. The effectiveness of Alpha Cypermethrin 100 on resistant individuals could be significantly reduced.
ACTIVE CONSTITUENT: 100 g/L ALPHA-CYPERMETHRIN
PACK SIZE: 20L
Comparable products: Astound Duo, Alpha-Scud, Annihilate 100, Alpha Cypermethrin 100EC
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* Important: All Equivalent / similar products listed should be used as a guide only and may not be identical to the comparable Notman Pasture Seeds product. Formulations may differ including physical and chemical properties. Trademarks may apply to products listed. Recommendations for use, handling, storage and disposal of products may also change over time. Always read container label and leaflet before opening or using products.