Imidacloprid

Popular Brands


Major Brands (EC) :

BrandCompany
ConfidorBayer CropScience Ltd
TatamidaRallis India Ltd
UltimoBiostadt India Ltd
JumboPI Industries Ltd
AtomIndofil Industries Ltd
Imida SuperFIL Industries Ltd
ImediateGodrej Agrovet Ltd
JoshKrishi Rasayan Pvt Ltd
VictorInsecticides India Ltd

Major Brands (WG) :

BrandCompany
AdmireBayer CropScience Ltd

Major Brands (SC) :

BrandCompany
Confidor SuperBayer CropScience Ltd
Imida StrongChambal Fertilizers and Chemicals Ltd

Major Brands (FS) : 

BrandCompany
Gaucho 600 FSBayer CropScience Ltd

Molecule Usage

Mode of Action : Nicotine Acetylcholine receptor agonist / antagonist

Crops : Citrus, Coffee, Cotton, Fruits, Grapes, Potatoes, Rice, Soybeans, Sugarcane, Tobacco and Vegetables.

Pest Spectrum : Sucking and biting insects e.g.: Aphidiae, Aphis illinoisensis, Baliothrips biforensis, Empoasca vitis, Erythroneura sp., Lema oryzae, Lygus spp., Lissorhoptrus oryzophilus, Leptinotarsa decemlineata, Myzus persicae, Oeballus spp., Cicadellidae, Thysanoptera spp., Bemisia tabaci, Pseudococcus spp., Scirtothrips dorsalis

Benefits :

  • Broad crop and pest spectrum.
  • Good reliable control of all major sucking pests.
  • High selectivity.
  • Quick knockdown action.
  • Long residual action.
  • Can also be used for seed treatment.
  • Useful tool in pest resistance management.

Method of Application : Imidacloprid can be applied as a foliar spray as well as can also be used for seed treatment.

Preparation for Spray Solution : Take a small quantity of water in a container and dissolve required quantity of Imidacloprid 200 SL in it. Stir this solution properly and mix it with the remaining quantity of water. The volume of total water required will depend on crop stage, crop cover, the total area to be treated and the type of sprayer used.

Crop, Pest & Dose

Spectrum of Action and Suggested Uses :

CropPestDosage (17.8%EC) (ml/ha)
CottonAphids
Thrips
Jassids
Whitefly
100 – 125
100 – 125
100 – 125
100 – 125
PaddyBrown Plant Hopper
White Backed Plant Hopper
Green Leaf Hopper
100 – 125
100 – 125
100 – 125
ChilliesJassids
Aphids
Thrips
125 – 150
125 – 150
125 – 150
SugarcaneTermites350
MangoHoppers200 – 400

Related Info

Compatibility : Imidacloprid 200 SL is compatible with all existing plant protection chemicals presently available in the market except alkaline formulations.

Phytotoxicity : It is not phytotoxic on any crops if used at recommended doses.

Precautions and Antidotes : Accidental ingestion should be avoided at all costs. Wear protective clothing while spraying. Wash hands and body after spraying. Do not eat or drink or smoke while spraying.

If product gets into the eyes, rinse it out immediately with plenty of water. In case of poisoning, measure blood pressure and pulse rate frequently. Since bradycardia and drop in blood pressure may occur, artificial breathing and heart action are recommended. Eliminate the active ingredient through gastric lavage and saline laxatives.


Formulation Categories:
EC = Emulsifiable concentrate
SL = Soluble concentrate
GR = Granule
SC = Suspension concentrate
WG = Water dispersible granule
WP = Wettable  powder