SULFOSTAR: A Versatile Fungicide and Acaricide
SULFOSTAR is a cutting-edge suspension concentrate fungicide and acaricide designed to combat a variety of fungal diseases, powdery mildew, and troublesome mites in several crops. With its unique formulation and advanced mode of action, SULFOSTAR offers effective and preventative pest control while maintaining compatibility with organic farming practices.
Key Features and Benefits:
- Broad-Spectrum Control: SULFOSTAR acts as a powerful shield against powdery mildew, various fungal diseases, and specific mite species in crops such as apples, pears, avocados, beans, citrus, cucurbits, grapes, mangos, peaches, plums, apricots, peas, tomatoes, and ornamentals.
- Contact and Vapor Action: This innovative fungicide and acaricide blend features both contact and vapor modes of action. Its preventative nature ensures early intervention and effective disease management.
- Enhanced Penetration: SULFOSTAR’s unique formulation allows it to dissolve in wax-like substances, facilitating penetration into the cell structures of plant pathogens. This property promotes efficient targeting and eradication of pathogenic cells and spores.
- Diverse Mite Control: SULFOSTAR proves highly effective against a range of mite species, including red spider mites, flat mites, grey mites, silver mites, rust mites, and erinose mites. This versatility contributes to comprehensive pest management.
- Liquid Formulation: SULFOSTAR’s liquid form provides practicality in measurement and application. The absence of dust minimizes inhalation risks, ensuring safer handling and application procedures.
- Rain Resistance: The small particle size (less than 3 microns) of SULFOSTAR’s formulation results in high adhesiveness. This property enhances rain resistance, making it more enduring compared to dry formulations.
- Reduced Risk of Leaf Burn: The minute particle size of SULFOSTAR contributes to a decreased risk of leaf burn. This ensures that the product effectively combats pests while safeguarding plant health.
- Tank Mixture Compatibility: SULFOSTAR seamlessly disperses in tank mixtures, forming stable spray solutions. Its compatibility with other treatments enhances flexibility and effectiveness in pest management strategies.
- Nozzle Blockage Prevention: Even at higher dosages, SULFOSTAR does not cause blockages in spray nozzles. This attribute ensures uninterrupted application and consistent coverage.
- Safe for Beneficial Organisms: SULFOSTAR poses minimal risks to beneficial organisms like bees and natural predators such as predatory mites and ladybirds, maintaining the ecological balance of the farming ecosystem.
- Organic Farming Approved: With CERES and USDA organic certifications, SULFOSTAR aligns with organic farming practices, providing a reliable option for growers seeking environmentally friendly pest control solutions.
- Fertilizer and Growth Promotion: SULFOSTAR’s positive influence on plant growth and leaf and fruit coloring adds to its multifaceted benefits, enhancing overall crop quality.
– Depending on the crop and circumstances, dosage rates of SULFOSTAR typically range between 150 to 400 ml per 100 liters of water.
– Apply as a full cover spray, ensuring thorough and effective coverage.
– Avoid application when temperatures exceed 32°C.
– Do not apply within four days before bud break.
– Allow a minimum gap of four weeks between a Sulfur application and the use of mineral spray oils.
SULFOSTAR is suitable for use on a wide range of crops, including but not limited to:
– Citrus fruits
– Ornamentals and Flowers
SULFOSTAR stands as a groundbreaking solution in the realm of fungicides and acaricides, offering comprehensive pest management across various crops. With its unique properties, compatibility with organic farming practices, and diverse benefits, SULFOSTAR provides a versatile and effective tool for growers seeking reliable and sustainable pest control measures.