Model of action
Insecticide and acaricide with contact and stomach action.
Has limited plant systemic activity, but exhibits translaminar movement.
(Rat): Oral LD50 300 mg/kg. (Rabbit): Dermal LD50 >1800mg/kg.
Moderate eye irritation, very slight primary skin irritation.
Abamection is a new antibiotic for livestock and agriculture.
It is a wonderful pesticide,nematicide and acaricide with broad spectrum
of controlling many kinds of phytophagous mites,psylla,flies,
lepidoptera,and ets. It also can be mixed with pyrethrins,carbamino
and organic phosphorus to increase the chemical efficacy.
Control of motile stages of mites, leaf miners, suckers,
Colorado beetles, etc.on ornamentals, cotton, citrus fruit,
pome fruit, nut crops, vegetables, potatoes, and other crops.Application rates
are 5.6 to 28 g/ha for mite control, 11 to 22 g/ha for
control of leaf miners. Also used for control of fire ants.