Dew 600 Product Details

Dew 600



An insecticide for the control of insect pests of fruit and vegetable crops, cereals, fodder brassicas and pasture.

  • No stock withholding period in fodder brassicas and pasture.

  • Option to tank-mix with WeedMaster TS540 for spray-out prior to planting fodder brassicas.

  • Controls a wide range of pests including springtails, grass grub and porina.


Active Ingredient:


Formulation:


Pack Size:


600g/L Diazinon
Oil in water emulsion
10L

Application by Crop:



Pasture


Pest

Rate


Comments


Armyworm
1L/ha in 200L water/ha
Apply in the early morning or late afternoon when caterpillars are feeding.
Grass grub
4L/ha in 200L water/ha
Apply to closely grazed pasture between February and April when grubs are feeding close to the surface but before damage has become too severe*.
Clover flea (Lucerne flea)
460ml/ha in 200L water/ha
When insects first appear in autumn and repeat 4 weeks later or as necessary.
Porina
1.5 - 2L/ha in 200L water/ha
Apply to short, grazed pasture, preferably in late afternoon when frost is not expected. Use the higher rate when caterpillars are large and numerous or if pasture is dense.

Fodder Brassicas


Pest

Rate


Comments


Springtails
460ml/ha in 200L water/ha
1-2 days before crop emergence.
Armyworm
Diamondback Moth

1L/ha in 110-170L water/ha
Spray early morning or late evening when the insects are actively feeding. Treat at the first sign of damage when most of the caterpillars are small.

* For grass grub control in pasture Dew 600 should be applied during rain or under irrigation. Refer to the label for specific details.

Compatibility


Dew 600 can be tank mixed with WeedMaster TS540, most insecticides and some fungicide formulations.

Further Information


See the Product Information section for the product label or call 0800 NUFARM (683 276)