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AVTAR

Description: Avtar is a systemic and contact fungicide which belongs to other triazole & EBDC chemistry. This is one shot (Rambaan) fungicide for the control of all types of sheath blight blast, brown leaf spot and grain discoloration diseases. It is developed by Indofilâ„¢ Research and Development team.
Brand Name: Avtar
Technical Name: Zineb 68% + Hexaconazol 4% WP
Specification
Molecular Formula C4H6N2S4Zn + C14H17Cl2N3O
Mode of Action It is a unique combination of Contact and systemic fungicide. Its contact part is Zineb which is a broad-spectrum fungicide with protective action. It is fungitoxic when exposed to air and is converted to an isothiocyanate, which inactivates the sulphahydral (SH) groups in enzymes of fungi. Some times the metals are exchanged between Zineb and enzymes of fungi, thus causing disturbance in fungal enzyme functioning. It acts by blocking the metabolism of pathogenic fungus at cellular level, at several stages of Kreb Cycle. Other partner in this combination is Hexaconazole which is an unique highly systemic triazole fungicide, acting as protective, curative and eradicant with strong antisporulant and translaminar action. It is a potent ergosterol biosynthesis inhibitor. Ergosterol, a principal sterol in most fungi is an indispensable component in the membrane structures.
Special Features
  • It is an unique combination fungicide, besides controlling many diseases provides Zinc nutrition also
  • Broad-spectrum fungicide, which controls large number of diseases with its multisite and systemic action
  • Gives excellent control of Ascomycetes, Basidiomycetes and Deutromycetes. Best molecule for Alternaria diseases and soil borne fungi especially Rhizoctonia, Fusarium, Sclerotium etc in many crops
  • Its sprays results in dark green coloured healthy leaves & ultimately increase in yield
  • Very effective for disease resistance management
  • It is safe to foliage, blossoms and fruits of many plants
  • Safe fungicide with low toxicity to mammals, fish, birds and natural enemies
Time of Application For better disease management, it is always advisable to remember the maxim – PREVENTION IS ALWAYS BETTER THAN CURE. Generally the sprays of Avtar should start before the appearance of disease or at disease initiation. Repeat the applications at 8-12 days interval depending on climatic conditions and disease severity.
Application Rate 1000-1250 gm per hectare formulation. Water Volume ranges between 500 to 1000 liter per hectare based upon crop type and crop stage. It is advised that the user must read the label and leaflet attached to the container for details or follow local.
Compatibility It is compatible with commonly used pesticides. It is not compatible with lime sulphur and Bordeaux mixture or alkaline solutions.
Phytotoxicity Phytotoxicity has not been reported, when used as recommended.
Available Packs 100 gm, 250 gm, 500 gm and 1 kg
Warranty Since the use of the product is beyond our control, we do not assume any responsibility other than the uniform quality of the product.

 

Recommendations:

CROP DISEASE NAME FORMULATION GMS/HA WATER/HA (LTR)
Paddy
(Oryza sativa)
Sheath Blight(Rhizoctonia solani), Brown Spot(Helminthosporium Oryzae) Blast (Pyricularia Oryzae) Grain Discoloration (Helminthosporium, Rhizoctonia, Pyricularia, Alternaria) 1000 – 1250 500
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Note
The above suggested usage / recommendations are general ones. Kindly use the product as per the local recommendations only.