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Dipel DF 500g

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  • Can be used on a wide range of crops including outdoor brassica, ornamentals, some fruit and some protected edible crops.
  • Formulated as a water dispersible granule of a naturally occurring micro-organism.
  • Acts quickly on target larvae after initial ingestion of treated plant vegetation.
  • Ideal for use as part of an integrated pest management programme.
  • Controls the caterpillar larvae of Lepidopterous pests.
  • Larvae stop feeding and die within 24-72 hours.
  • Biodegradable – leaves no detrimental residue.

Full Description

Dipel DF is a water dispersible, granular biological insecticide used for the control of caterpillars in vegetables, soft fruit, ornamentals and amenity vegetation. Dipel is also effective on Brown Tail Moths. This natural insecticide acts quickly on larvae after initial ingestion and can be used as part of a programme with conventional insecticides in order to target a wider range of pests.

Outdoor cabbage*, Brussels sprouts, cauliflower, brocoli Outdoor and protected ornamentals Amenity Vegetation Strawberries, raspberries Protected tomato, cucumber and pepper
0.75 - 1.0 kg/ha** 0.75kg/ha 0.75kg/ha 75g/100L water 100g/100L water

*In case of infestation with cabbage moth Mamestra brassicae, use the higher rate.

**Use lower rate for normal infestations of young larvae and higher rate for heavier infestations of advanced


Our Recommendation

  • Always read the product label before use.
  • Apply at the first sign of any crop damage.
  • Suggested time of application: between April - October.
  • For a broader spectrum insecticide consider Pyrethrum 5EC.

Technical Specification

ProductDipel DF 500g
Period Of UseSpring, Summer
Pack Size500g
Active Ingredient54 % w/w bacillus thuringiensis kurstaki ABTS-351
Application MethodKnapsack, Boom Sprayer
Knapsack Sprayer Rate19g per 10L water
Area of UseTrees, Ornamentals, Plants, Horticulture
MAPP No.18874
Boom Sprayer Rate0.75kg / ha in 400-500L water
Pack Size CoverageDepends on Crop
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By law, everyone who uses pesticides professionally must have received adequate training in using pesticides safely and be skilled in the job they are carrying out. Upon purchasing this product you and/or the end users are responsibile for ensuring that these products are used in line with industry Approved Codes of Practice. All operators must be trained and certificated in using and applying any Ministry Approved Professional Product (MAPP). Use plant protection products safely. Always read the label and product information before use. Please be aware that by proceeding you are purchasing a professional pesticide product. You must ensure the end user of these products complies with the DEFRA/HSE Code for the Safe use of Pesticides. There are legal responsibilities covering the storage and use of professional use pesticides. These responsibilities are covered by The Food and Environment Protection Act 1985 (FEPA) and Control of Pesticide Regulations 1986 (COPR).
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