Insecticides - CURACRON®
A broad-spectrum product for the control of lepidoptera with good activity on sucking insects.
The ideal partner for tank-mix or ready-mix with established and new products.
Additional brands SELECRON®, CURYOM® (mixture with Lufenuron), DICARE® (mixture with Diafenthiuron)
Active ingredient Profenofos
Mode of action As a member of the organophosphate family of insecticides, CURACRON® works by potent iinhibition of the enzyme acetylcholinesterase, which is essential for the transmission of impulses between nerve cells. After feeding on a CURACRON-treated plant or crawling over a treated leaf, the pest is first paralyzed and then quickly dies.
Targets CURACRON® controls a wide range of harmful chewing and sucking insects.
Main crops Cotton and vegetables
Geography Has a worldwide registration, including US, Japan, Europe and other OECD countries.
Main customer benefits • Quick action ("knockdown effect")
• Broad spectrum of activity on many pests
• A cost-effective solution for the farmer
• A long history of good performance
• A widely compatible tankmix partner for most pest complexes
• Well established farmer experience