MAPP No – 12465
LERAP Category – N/A
Active Ingredient – 480g/l chlorpyrifos
Boom Sprayer Rate – 1.5L per Hectare in 600L of water
Knapsack Rate – n/a
Area Covered – Up to 4 Hectares or 40,000m2
Pack Size – 5L
**This product has now been removed from sale & is no longer available. If you are looking for an alternative product which will control multiple insect pests, look at Pyrethrum**
Equity® Chlorpyrifos is a broad spectrum insecticide which has been specially formulated to control a range of insects and bugs in Grassland, Forestry, Fruit & Vegetable crops.
Please be aware that as of the 21st May 2015 the following restrictions apply
The use on the following crops is no longer permitted.
Apples and pears: No use after blossom except for crops destined for cider or perry production. Pre-blossom treatments can continue.
Strawberries: No use for 15 days before harvest (replacing the current pre-harvest interval of 7 days).
Plums: No use after blossom except for crops intended for heat preservation. Pre-blossom treatments can continue.
Brassicas (cauliflower, broccoli, calabrese, oriental cabbages, brussels sprout, cabbage) Use only before the head forms.
Potatoes: Use only on seed crop potatoes.
Amenity Grassland and Managed Amenity Turf is no longer approved.
It works in three different ways; by ingestion, contact and vapours, making it an ideal treatment for various insects. In Fruit, Vegetables & Trees it is very effective against Aphids, Red spider mite, Moths, Sawfly & Blossom weevils, while it is also widely used in Agricultural Grassland for leatherjacket & Frit Fly control.
There are important stewardship requirements with this product and it is highly advised that you visit http://www.saynotodrift.co.uk/ before using.
- Apply at the first sign of any damage
- An alternative organic product is Pyrethrum 5EC