NEW PRODUCT: A systemic insecticide, registered to control aphids, whitefly, mites, thrips, scale, mealybugs, psyllids, spittlebugs and leafhoppers.
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Grosafe BioNeem Commercial Grade Insecticide

BioNeem is a broad-spectrum natural plant-based insecticide used for the control of sucking and chewing pests such as:

  • mealybugs,
  • scale,
  • aphids,
  • thrips,
  • whitefly,
  • and leafminers.

It can be used on ornamentals, flowers, vegetables, fruit and lawns.

 

Grosafe BioNeem Insecticide

Because it is BioGro Certified Organic, it is eco-friendly safe to use around the house in the presence of children and pets.

 

Active ingredient

BioNeem contains 10g/litre azadirachtin technical in the form of an emulsifiable concentrate. It also includes 300g/litre neem oil.

Compared to other Neem products, BioNeem contains four times the active ingredient compound in a standardised form.

 

How does neem oil affect pests?

  • Neem seeds and leaves contain many compounds which are useful for pest control. BioNeem is a combination of azadirachtin and a clarified hydrophobic extract of neem oil.
  • Azadirachtin disturbs the hormones in the pests affecting the appetite (Antifeedant - insects starve to death) and growth of the pests (Inhibit development into adults), making it hard for them to multiply (Anti-oviposition, less likely to lay eggs on treated surfaces). Neem oil also suffocates the pests to kill them.

 

When and how should you apply BioNeem.

  • Because of the way BioNeem works, it is more effective on young stages of insects and less effective on mature insects.
  • It is important to cover all of the surface areas of a plant. Insects will find the untreated spots to feed on and survive.
  • Mix 1 ml BioNeem with 1 litre of water. Please read this label for detailed information.
  • Apply two to three sprays about five days apart. For preventative treatments, spray every three to four weeks.
  • Neem biodegrades in sunlight, water and by microbial activity in 7 – 10 days.

 

Give your BioNeem a boost with Enspray 99

  • Enspray 99 is a food-grade paraffin oil that controls most stages of sucking insects from eggs to adults. It controls them by smothering, thus killing existing insects instantly.
  • BioNeem will suppress the re-establishment of insect pests.
  • Mix together 2 ml BioNeem with 8 ml Enspray 99 with1 litre water.

 

A few other benefits include

  •  Insects cannot develop resistance against BioNeem.
  • It does not affect natural enemies. Safe to use with beneficial parasites and predators, thus offering long-lasting pest control.
  • BioNeem is eco-friendly and helps to maintain the Ecological Balance.
  • Diluted spray solution should be used within 12 hours of mixing.
  • No additional surfactant or wetting agent is required.
  • BioNeem and Enspray are believed to be non-phytotoxic to all plants. However, if plant appearance is important, test the products on a small area before using it.

For more detailed information, please read the information contained in the downloads