Technical description: Chlorothalonil 75% WP
Kavach contains Chlorothalonil is a broad spectrum contact fungicide and is highly effective against Anthracnose. Fruit Rots, Tikka disease, Early and Late Blight on various crops. Gives outstanding results when used prophylactically. It is ideal as an alternate round with systemic fungicides like Ridomil Gold controlling oomycetes.
Mode of action:
Chlorothalonil is a multi-site inhibitor affecting various enzymes and other metabolic processes in fungi. It inhibits spore germination, and is toxic to fungal cell membranes.
It is used to control tikka leaf spot and rust of groundnut and early and late blight of potato, scab of apple, anthracnose, etc.
Dosage: 1.5- 2 gm/Ltr