Guardian xtra, a systemic agricultural fungicide used primarily to combat a variety of fungal infections . The commodity which active ingredient is carbendazim known for its effective and rapid action is a multi-purpose, defensive, touch and residual fungicide intended for the effective control and prevention of diseases in field crops, fruits and vegetables such as blue mould , botrytis , sclerotinia etc .
Active ingredients :
The active ingredient in guardian xtra is carbendazim , a well proven ingredient in the control of fungal infections.
Benefits and advantages of using Guardian extra:
- Guardian extra is a rapid and effective action against fungal infections.
- Guardian extra is safe to use.
- It is compatible with most agrichemicals
- Usage of guardian extra fungicide is not harmful to crops
Mode of action :
It is a broad-spectrum systemic fungicide with protective and curative action. It is taken and translocated within the plant as a result of which the latter become fungitoxic.
When applied to the roots, the active ingredient passes Inter cellularly into the xylem vessels & it is swept along by the sap stream towards the foliage. When applied to the foliage the fungicide gets into the xylem and spreads to the distal parts of the leaf but not in the opposite direction towards the roots.
It mainly acts by inhibiting development of germ tubes, the formation of appressoria and the growth of mycelia.
- To optimize the effectiveness of fungicides, application and timing are critical. Adhere to the mark strictly and comply with the required method of timing and implementation.
- Numerous pesticides are licensed for use by crop farmers and it should be noted that for any reason other than the intent specified on the approved label, a fungicide can not be legally used.
- It shouldn’t be mixed with alkaline materials.
- Proper sanitation should be observed while in use and out of use.
- Specific safety measures should also be taken particularly when transporting fungicides, mixing them and applying them.