Insecticide

Diazol 50 EW

Broad spectrum, controls major insect pests in all crops, soil-dwelling insect pests, scale insects and mealy bugs; particularly effective if used with EOS.

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General Info

Diazol 50 EW is broad-spectrum with contact and ingestion activity. Mainly a contact insecticide, but also acts as stomach poison to chewing insects. Well tolerated by crops. Compatible with many commonly used insecticides, acaricides and fungicides, but not with copper-based pesticides. Controls mirids and mealy bugs.

Used for such crops as cocoa, coffee, fruit trees, pawpaw, vegetables, ornamentals, house-hold, veterinary use.

 

Application Advice

Application Rates

Crops Pests Rates
Fruit trees Sucking insects, ants, termites, scale insects 50-80 ml in 15L water
Vegetables Sucking insects, defoliators, mites 50-80 ml in 15L water
Pineapple Mealybugs, ants, scale insects 50-80 ml in 15L water
Household Spiders, beetles, ants, bugs, fleas, cockroaches 50-80 ml in 15L water
Veterinary use Face lice, houseflies, ticks, lice, fleas 150-200 ml in 15L water
Legumes Soil-borne insect pests/cutworm 50-80 ml in 15L water

 

Mixing

Fill th spray tank with half the required amount of water. Add the recommendede amount of Diazol 50 EW and mix well. Top up the spray tank with water to the required level and agitate well to ensure thorough mixture. For improved efficacy of Diazol 50 EW add EOS at a rate of 10-15% to the spray solution.

Usage

In all cases, start application when first signs of pest infestation appear. Use higher doses for hard-to-kill pests. Repeat application every 10-14 days till there are threats of pests.

Safety

Pre-harvest interval is 7 days.