product-usage

SPARROW 888 PLUS is used for a wide variety of Fruits, Vegetables, Plantations, Field Crops, Shrubs, Ornamentals and in Green House and Other Miscellaneous crops.

Organic Farming

SPARROW 888 PLUS has no harmful impacts on humans, soil and other mammals and birds and it leaves no toxic residues on food products. Negligible effects on beneficial insects. Thus this type of product is approved for use in pest control in organic farming by International Federation for Organic Agricultural Movements (IFOAM), and is also approved by Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

As an IPDM Tool

Due to Environmental regulations, growers are faced with concerns for environmental contamination and pesticide residues on food. IPDM (Integrated Pest & Disease Management) systems are being developed to include tactics for reducing the impacts of conventional pesticides.

To be successful in IPDM system one requires detailed knowledge of the crop, key pests and natural enemies of the pests.

Non–chemical approaches to pest control that reduce the risk of environmental contamination, residues on food products and impacts on natural enemies. These are useful tactics that can be employed beneficially in IPDM systems. SPARROW 888 PLUS acts as a pest preventive tool by Controlling the pest & protecting the plant. It is all season, non-toxic, easy to use in the field & inexpensive. Thus it is valuable tool in Integrated Pest & Disease Management (IPDM) to control pests. Such type of premiere & superior oils are approved for use by IFOAM & Codex Alimentarius (FAO/WHO).

Pest Resistance Management

Extensive research & findings for many decades by agricultural researchers shows that not a single insect pest or plant disease has developed resistance to such type of products. This is because mineral oil works at the physical level, not the bio-chemical level. Thus it can be used with greater confidence in a resistance management program.

What it Controls

SPARROW 888 PLUS controls a range of certain sucking pests, fungus and aphid transmitted virus in their various stages like Egg, Larvae and Adult Psyllid, Scale e.g. San Jose Scale, Red Mites, Thrips, White Fly, Aphids, Leaf Miner, Leaf Hoppers, Mealy Bugs, Powdery Mildew etc. on a variety of crops.

  • Red Mites
  • Thrips
  • Mealy Bugs
  • Red Mites
  • Thrips
  • Mealy Bugs
  • Leaf Hopper
  • Leaf Miner
  • Botraytis
  • Leaf Hopper
  • Leaf Miner
  • Botraytis

SPARROW 888 PLUS can be used on a wide variety of

  • Fruits
  • Vegetables
  • Plantations
  • Field Crops
  • Shrubs
  • Ornamentals
  • Green Houses
  • Other Miscellaneous Crops