Transform™ WG with Isoclast™ active

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Transform WG is a systemic insecticide with a novel mode of action for controlling sap-feeding (sucking) insects. Transform controls mirids, aphids and greenhouse whiteflies in cotton and aphids in treefruits, vines, cereals, canola and soy beans.

Crops

  • Treefruit & vines
  • Cotton
  • Cereals
  • Canola

Profile

Active ingredient: 500 g/L Isoclast™ active

Mode of action: nicotinic receptor agonist

Formulation: Water dispersible granule

Insecticide group: 4C

Packaging: 2Kg and 5Kg

Target Pests

  • Aphids (cabbage aphid, green peach aphid, turnip aphid oat aphid, corn aphid, rose grain aphid and soybean aphid)
  • Woolly apple aphid
  • Apple dimpling bug
  • Green mirid
  • Greenhouse whiteflies
  • Mealybug
  • Scale
(Not all pests are registered in all crops; see label for full details)

Features

  • Systemic and translaminar activity.
  • Effective against insects which are resistant to other insecticides; a rotational partner with other chemistries.
  • Approved for use on many crops and pests.
  • Has an excellent fit in IPM programs because it has minimal impact on beneficial insects and predatory mites and does not flare secondary pests.
  • Can be applied by ground-rig or by aircraft.

How does it work?

  • Transform is a nicotinic receptor agonist which exhibits "complex and unique interactions with the insect nicotinic acetylcholine receptors (nAChR)".
  • Symptoms of insect intoxication may become evident within minutes of application but maximum effect may not be seen in the field until 4 days after application.

LABEL UPDATE

Transform label has been updated with the following statement in the Use Directions table under the heading 'Restraints': "DO NOT use in covered or protected situations such as glasshouses, greenhouses, shade houses or plastic tunnels"