BioPower is based on a beneficial entomophagous fungus Beauveria bassiana. It contains spores and the mycelia fragments at 1 x 108 CFU’s/gm or ml of the product.
BioPower effectively controls the target pests such as borers, cutworms, root grubs, leafhoppers. whitefly, aphids, thrips and mealybug. It does not create resistance or resurgence of pests.
The application should be given as prophylactic (or) early stages of pest infestations for 2 – 3 applications with 10 days intervals.
Recommended to apply 2 kg/ha or 2 litre/ha. A combined application with Nimbecidine achieves more effective control on pests.
Mode of Action:
The spores and mycelial fragments contained in Bio Power take the nutrients from the insect, proliferates and colonizes the entire insect and thus drains the insects of nutrients. The infected insect eventually dies.
Crops Recommended and Pest Controlled
Cotton – Boll worm (WP formulation)
Tomato – Fruit borer (LF formulation)
Powder – 1.0 kg / acre and 2.0 Kg / ha
Liquid – 1.0 lit / acre and 2.0 lit / ha
Shelf life: One year.