MILDOWN (BACILLUS SUBTILIS) BIO FUNGICIDE
Technical Content: (Bacillus subtilis 2% A.S) Liquid
CFU - 2 X 108 per ml
- Bacillus subtilis colonize the developing root system, competing with disease organisms that attack root It inhibits plant pathogen spore germination, disrupts germ tube growth, and interferes with the attachment of the pathogen to the plant.
- It is also reported to induce systemic acquired resistance (SAR) against bacterial pathogens.
- It is a rhizosphere and phyllosphere colonizing bacterium It controls seed, soil, and airborne fungal diseases.
Target Crops :Cotton, Pea, Beans, Millets, Pulses, Oilseeds, Tomato, Cucurbits, Potato, Mango, Ber, Grapes, Citrus, Ginger, Cereal, Pomegranate, Apple, Peach, Plum, Banana, Tea, Coffee, Plantation crop, and Cumin, Medicinal & Aromatic crops and Fruits & Vegetable crops.
Target Disease :Mildown controls disease causing pathogenic species like Pythium, Alternaria, Xanthomonas, Rhizoctonia, Botrytis, Scelerotiana, Phytopthora which cause diseases such as root rot, root wilt, seedling rot, early blight, leaf spot, stem rot and mildew diseases in crops.
Method of Application and Dosage :
Seed treatment :Mix 7.5 - 10 ml MILDOWN in 50ml water and applied on 1 kg of seed for proper coating. Shades dry the seeds for about 20-30 minutes before sowing.
Seedlings Treatment :Mix 250 ml MILDOWN in 50 litr of water then dip seedling roots for about half an hour in the suspension and transplant immediately.
Nursery seed bed preparation Mix 250 ml MILDOWN in 50 ltr of water and drench in 400 sq.mt nursery bed area.
Mix 250 ml MILDOWN in 10 kg of FYM/compost/ Vermi compost/field soil and incorporate in 400 Sq.mt. area and incorporate up to 15-20 cm depth.
Drip Irrigation :Mix 250 ml MILDOWN in 100 litr of water and drench the soil near the root and collar region up to 15 -20 cm depth.