OUT OF STOCK! MET52 EC WILL BE BACK IN STOCK AT THE END OF MARCH!
Easier mixing, needs no refrigeration & longer shelf life.
Target Pest: Root aphids, thrips, whiteflies, vine weevils, aphids, russet mites, two-spotted spider mites, broad mites, blemisia
Description: Met52 EC is a contact bioinsecticide that utilizes a pathogenic fungus for the effective control of thrips, whiteflies and vine weevil in greenhouse ornamentals, protected vegetables, and outdoor fruits and vegetables. Met52 fungal spores are suspended in an emulsifiable oil, which can be applied foliar or drenched into the soil.
Use in Biological Control: Met52 provides unique contact infection mode of action and it protects traditional chemistry from insect resistance development. The Met52 mode of action provides insect control in 3-7 days, depending on environmental conditions, temperature and contact with insect. It is an excellent option for long term insect management. There is no known resistance to Met52 thus making it a valuable tool for insecticide resistance management and IPM programs. Met52 is also compatible with IPM programs that use beneficial insects and its efficacy is considered comparable to chemical insecticides. It is designed to be applied with standard application equipment. There is only 4-hour reentry interval and 0 hour harvest interval.
For Best Results: The new Met52 has a new formula and does not need to be refrigerated. For best results, Met52 should be applied in early stages of population development and as it is a contact bioinsecticide, Met52 product efficacy in impacted by coverage and the application frequency is influenced by the environment, the manner of application (foliar or drench), the population of the target pest.
Store Met52 in its original container at room temperature in a dry, locked place, and out of direct sun light. Do not use or store near heat or open flame. Use product by the expiration date noted on the label.
Rate: For foliar application use 8-64 fl oz/ac. For soil drench use 40-80 fl oz/100 gal of water
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For handling, mixing and application instructions please review the technical information sheet.