Crops: Apples, Apricots, Carrots, Citrus, Grapes, Hazelnuts, Peaches, Pears, Potatoes, Sweet cherries
Fungal disease: Alternariose, Black rot, Clasterosporosis, Fungal disease, Leaf curl, Leaf spot, Powdery mildew, Scab
Brand: Mckinley, Ireland
Active substance: Difenoconazole 250 g / l
Emulsion Concentrate (EC)
Graviton systemic fungicide with protective, prophylactic, and curative action. It protects the crop from disease-causing pathogens, ensures its arrival and quality. Graviton is used against Blight in apple and pear crops, Clasterosporosis and Blight in berries, Powdery mildew and Cercospora in sugar beet, Phytophthora in potatoes and tomatoes, Blight in the citrus, Alternariose in carrots, Leaf spot in hazelnuts and peanuts. Difenoconazole acts against the penetration of fungal pathogens into the plant and prevents the formation of haustorium. It stops the development of fungal disease by interfering with the biosynthesis of sterols in cell membranes. Unlike some plant protection products that remain on the plant surface and fight the pathogen locally, only in direct contact with it, Graviton is distributed throughout the leaf surface and absorbed into the leaf tissues, creating a reservoir that protects both the leaf and the leaf.
Resistance management: Graviton belongs to the chemical class of Triazoles. Frequent use of the drug may cause a change in the genetic characteristics of this or that fungal disease and make it resistant to it. Use Graviton and other chemicals alternately to prevent the formation of resistance.
Compatibility: Compatible with almost all pesticides and agrochemicals. Before preparing the working mixture, it is advisable to test the compatibility of the drugs by mixing a small amount.
Phytotoxicity: When using the recommended norms and doses, the drug is not phytotoxic to plants. Spraying in hot or dry weather may damage the plant.
Impact speed: Upon spraying
Period of protective action: 10-14 days. The duration depends on the favorable conditions for the development of the disease and the growth rate of the crop.