When should Entofood be used?
Use Entofood as an alternative food source for adults and nymphs of the predatory bug Macrolophus pygmaeus when there are no white flies. This helps predator bugs develop a population in the absence of the pest.
How does Entofood work?
Predator bugs Macrolophus use eggs as a source of protein
Enter Entofood in combination with Macrolophus pygmaeus
Disperse 60 grams per row using the Mini-Airbug *
* Attention! When dispensing the version of Entofood / 50-grams using a blower, a different dosage container should be placed in the Mini-Airbug. Precautions: Inhalation of the product may cause sensitization to the product in manual applications. A mask is recommended as a protection measure for the applicator and anyone working near the area where the product is being applied.
Conditions of optimal handling of Entofood
For optimal distribution with Mini-Airbug:
Start at the end of a corridor and walk / drive towards the center aisle
Try to distribute Entofood in the upper part of the crop
Hold the Mini-Airbug at an angle to ensure that all material falls into the crop
Turn off any fan in the greenhouse, as they affect the airflow of the Mini-Airbug
Because biological beneficial organisms have a very short life cycle, they should be introduced into the crop as soon as possible after reception. Otherwise, its quality could be impaired. If you must store the product, please follow the instructions below. Koppert B.V. is not responsible for the loss of quality if the product is stored for longer or under conditions other than those recommended.
To prevent condensation inside the bottle, place it with the cap closed in the greenhouse to acclimate it. This prevents the formation of clods of eggs.
Maximum period of storage after receipt: 5 days
Optimum storage temperature: 8-10 ° C
Try to store the product in a dark place