ACTARA belongs to a new chemical class neonicotinoids, used for the control of Aphids, Whitefly & Jassids (sucking pests)
ACTARA is a robust insecticide which is fast acting and therefore rapidly taken up by the plants, in any situation
250 g/Kg Thiamethoxam
Wettable Granules (WG)
8g, 40 g and 1Kg
Mode of Action
Neonicotinoids act on a specific protein in the brain of pest insects (the nicotinic acetylcholin receptor), thus inhibiting their feeding reflex.
Rates of Application
Apply 200 g/ha – foliar application
Apply 400 g/ha – drench application
A broad spectrum of sucking soil and leaf-feeding pests like Aphids, Jassids, Thrips & Whitefly.
Vegetables, Ornamentals, Coffee, Cotton, Tropical Plantations, Rice and Potatoes
- Highly effective at low use rates against a broad spectrum of sucking, soil and leaf dwelling pests.
- Highly systemic and thus well suited for application as a foliar spray, drench or drip irrigation.
- Rapid uptake and fast acting, regardless of dry and wet conditions, which contributes to its favorable safety and environmental profile.