Taurus 500sp is a powerful insecticide used to control sucking insects such as aphids, thrips and whiteflies in agricultural crops like roses, French beans, runner beans, tomatoes, pepper, capsicum, melon among others.
Mode of action:
Thiocyclam hydrogen oxalate is a nereis toxin analogue insecticide with contact and stomach actions, which acts by blocking the synapsis of the central nervous system.
Preparation of spray mixture:
Fill spray tank with half the amount of required water. Add required amount of Taurus 500sp and fill the water to the required level. Agitate to ensure thorough mixing. Use the spray mixture on the same day of its preparation.
Taurus 500sp is compatible with most pesticides and foliar fertilizers. However, it is advisable to carry out a compatibility test before mixing commercial quantities or spraying a large area.
Apply Taurus 500sp at the first signs of pest infestation and repeat applications at 10-day intervals.
Apply Taurus 500sp as a foliar spray. Adequate coverage of the crop foliage while spraying should be ensured for effectiveness.ss
Crop Pest Rate Method of application
Onion Leaf miner Foliar spray
500-750 g/ha in 1000 litres of water 0.5 – 0.75 g per litre of water Apply at first signs of infestation of pests for maximum 3 applications on 10-day intervals per season.
PHI: Tomato, Melon and Onion – 3 days, French bean, Runner bean, Pepper and Capsicum – 7 days.
Tomato Aphids, thrips, whiteflies, and Tuta absoluta
Melon Aphids, thrips, whiteflies, Leaf miner
Rose, French beans, Common beans, Runner beans, Pepper, Capsicum Aphids, thrips, and whiteflies