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ALESTRA is a biological insecticide based on a selective strain of naturally occurring entomopathogenic fungus verficillium lecanii. It contains spare and mycelia fragments of v.Iecanii, the spores of the fungus when comes in contact with the cuticle of the target pest insect it germinates and grows directly through the spiracle in the cuticle into the inner body of the host, by taking nutrients from the insect proliferates and colonizes the entire insect and thus drains the insect of nutrients and the infected insects dies. Verticillium infects the insect on contact and does not need to be consumed by the host to cause infection.
Mix ALESTRA at the proportion of 3 to5 ml per liter of water/ seed treatement/ dripirrigation / FYM. individual Plants 2ml / 2 gms / liter of water & apply directly into the soil.
Alestra Effectively controls the economically important pests such as aphids, iassids, white fly, leafhoppers, and mealybugs for lwide range of crops.
Alestra helps to maintain ecological balance.
Helps to improve the soil health.
250 ml, 500 ml, 1000 ml, 1kg & 5kg