Met52® is a contact insecticide that provides powerful control against the devastation of black vine weevil larvae and strawberry root weevil for the greenhouse and nursery industries.
Key benefits of Met52
- Powerful bioinsecticide
- Outstanding plant protection
- Broad mode of action for resistance management
- One-year residual activity
Met52 contains spores of the naturally occurring soil fungus Metarhizium anisopliae
and is registered for nonfood use, including application on ornamentals, shrubs, and forest and shade-tree seedlings. University, government, and independent studies have repeatedly demonstrated that Met52 provides consistent efficacy against all larval stages of the black vine weevil and strawberry root weevil, which can attack more than 100 landscape plants.
So far this product is approved for the horticultural market and specialty crops. However, it is only a matter of time before similar biological products will be used for broad-acre crops. Naturally Novozymes is aiming to be the first in the field.
MSDS and Labels
For information on how to apply, store, and handle Met52 or for information on its limited warranty, please see the labels.
For information on composition and safety, please see the Material Safety Data Sheet