A broad-spectrum organophosphorus insecticide & acaricide with contact, stomach and fumigant activity for control of wide range of pests in crops and stored grains.
Actellic 25EC contains pirimiphos-methyl, an organo-phosphorus compound, which kills by contact, ingestion and fumigant action. Actellic 25EC interferes with nerve transmission leading to paralysis and death of the pest (cholinesterase inhibitor). 1.
a) Applied in stores as pre-treatment
b) To treat bagged grains, Dilute 100ml of actellic 25EC with 5 litres of water and apply by knapsack sprayer to 100m2.
c) For admixture treatment, Apply actellic 25EC at 10-40ml in 1-2 Lt. water/1,000kg grain. Spray using a suitable nozzle as the grain is fed into the bins.
2. Hides and Skins Dip hide and skin in 2% solution (i.e. 2 litres actelic 25EC in 100 litres of water).