Neem oil varies in color; it can be golden yellow, yellowish brown, reddish brown, dark brown, greenish brown or bright red. It has a rather strong odor that is said to combine the odours of peanut and garlic. It is composed mainly of triglycerides and contains many tri terpenoid compounds, which are responsible for the bitter taste. It is hydrophobic in nature; in order to emulsify it in water for application purposes, it must be formulated with appropriate surfactants.
PPM : 300, 1500, 3000, 10000, 30000, 50000
Formulation : Emulsifiable Concentrate (EC)
Extremely safe to mammals, human beings, animals, natural parasites, predators, non target insects, fishes, birds, etc.
Classified as Class – IV, low hazardous (green label) pesticide. No phytotoxicity and exempted from residue analysis.
Neem Oil benefits in Agriculture
> Disturbs mating and sexual communication and discourages female for laying eggs. It acts as Repellent, Antifeedant, Oviposition deterrent and Molting inhibitor.
> Highly effective against Aphids, Jassids, White Files, Beetles, Caterpillars, Cutworms, Shoot and Fruit Borers including Bollworms, caterpillars, beetles, moths and other insects.
> Neem acts as anti-feedants. Several insects of Orthoptera family (grasshoppers, crickets, katydids etc) don’t feed on plants treated with neem oil for days to weeks.
> Neem products are very effective in controlling thrips larvae found in soil.
> Recommended for Millets, Oilseeds, Fruits & Vegetables, Coconut, Oil palm, Cotton, Chilly, Lime, Tea, Banana, Flowers, Spices, Contiments, Herbs, Perinnial trees.
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