Uyir Paecilomyces lilacinus is a Biocontrol agent containing the hypomycetous fungus Paecilomyces lilacinus. P. lilacinus is known to produce hypolytic enzymes including protease and Chitinoses. These enzymes aided degradation of chitin and related proteins in the eggshells in nematodes.
BENEFITS OF Uyir Paecilomyces lilacinus:
- Helps to control eggs and Nematode (species of Meloidogyne incognita, javanica, Rotylenchulus reniformis, and others. )
2 The conidia or blastospores invade the nematodes and their eggs. It kills the nematodes by debilitation.
3 Multiplying on the dead insects after the death of the target pests, thereby paving the way for establishment of the fungus in the field and preventing further attacks.
4 It indirectly helps to control soil borne diseases like Root rot, Wilt, Stem rot and Rhizome rot.
Potato, Cabbage, Cauliflower, Carrot, Beetroot, Coffee, Turmeric, Arecanut, Groundnut, Brinjal, Tomato, Bhendi, Citrus, Chillies, Banana, Crossandra etc.
POTENCY: 2 x 109 spores/ml
DOSAGE: 250-500 ml per acre for soil application.
10 ml per kg of seed for seed treatment.
DIRECTIONS FOR USE
Mix 250 -500 ml of Uyir Paecilomyces lilacinus with 100 -200 kgs of Organic manure and apply near the root zone. Mix with the soil by hoeing and Irrigate the field immediately.
Uyir Paecilomyces lilacinus can be applied before the last ploughing.
Mix 100-250 ml of Uyir Paecilomyces lilacinus with 50ml of cooled rice gruel or 5% jaggery solution. Mix the seeds required for an acre with this solution to have a uniform coating of the Uyir Paecilomyces lilacinus over the seeds. Dry the seeds in shade for 30 minutes. Sow the treated seeds within 24 hours.