Magic Mek 1.8% EC
Magic Mek 1.8 % EC is an acaracide/insecticide to controls spiders and leaf-miners in a wide variety of crops
Active Ingredient: Abamectin 1.8%
Mode of Action:
Magic Mek works by contact and ingestion. It is nerve poison stimulate the gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA) system, which inhibits both nerve to nerve and nerve to muscle communication. The affected insect becomes paralyzed, stops feeding, and dies. Magic Mek penetrating the leaves quickly and stored inside.
It takes 3-4 days for the effective results to appear.
This product affects all life stages of insects except for the egg stage.
- Rainfast (not affected by rain or irrigation)
- Penetrates plant tissues, reaching even the underside of leaves
- Environmentally safe
- Safe for biological enemies, and therefore compatible with integrated control programs
- For best results, mix with water and apply as a spray to obtain uniform coverage.
- Can be mixed with most insecticides. A mixing test should be performed beforehand.
- Do not mix with fungicides
Ministry of Agriculture Recommendations:
|Crop||Pest||Rate / acre||PHI|
|Peanut||Annual weeds (narrow and broadleaf)||2L / acre||90 Days|
World Wide Uses:
|Crop||Pest||Rates (product / feddan)||PHI|
|Cucurbits||Red spider – Leaf miners||40 cm3 / 100 liters of water||7 Days|
|Citrus||Citrus Rust spider||40 cm3 / 100 liters of water||10 Days|
|Sugar Beet||Leaf miners||40 cm3 / 100 liters of water||14 Days|
|Potato||Red spider – Leaf miners||40 cm3 / 100 liters of water||14 Days|
|Strawberry||Red spider||60 cm3 / 100 liters of water
(250 cm3 / feddan)
|Tomatoes||Red spider – Leaf miners||40 cm3 / 100 liters of water||14 Days|
|Cotton||Red spider||40 cm3 / 100 liters of water||–|
|Soybean||Red spider||40 cm3 / 100 liters of water||21 Days|
CAS. Number : 71751-41-2
Registration number: 1591