Alto 100 SL 

 

The ideal fungicide partner where rust diseases threaten crop growth  

About Alto

Fungicide with systemic and curative properties for the control of leaf rust in coffee.

 

FACT SHEET

Fungicide with systemic and curative properties for the control of leaf rust in coffee.

Active ingredient

100g/l Cyproconazole

Formulation

SL (Slurry Liquid)

WHO Classification

III

Rate of application

 

Mode of action

Cyproconazole is absorbed by the assimilating parts of the plant, the majority within one hour, and transported acroptally (upwards) in the xylem. This systemic translocation contributes to good distribution of the active ingredient within the plant tissues and prevents it being washed off.

Targets
It stops the development of fungi by interfering with the biosynthesis of sterols in the cell membranes.

Main crops
Coffee

KEY BENEFITS

  • Good fungicidal activity at very low rate thus a minimal load to the environment.
  • Superior to standards in the control of leaf rust, the product of choice.
  • Long lasting activity, ensuring reliability, security and economical for the user
  • Exceptional speed of penetration into the leaves securing immediate rain fastness making it less dependent on climatic conditions.
  • Good systemic translocation, mainly upwards-securing protection of new growth.
  • Soluble liquid-does not wear/corrode the sprayer and nozzles with wettable powder
 

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