When to use Macro-Mite?
Use Macro-Mite for the biological pest control of:
- thrips pupae
- the eggs, larvae and pupae of sciarid flies
- Lyprauta larvae
How it works
Cardboard cylinders, containing 50,000 predatory mites (all stages) in vermiculite and peat
Directions for use
- Rotate/shake the cylinder gently before use
- Spread material on the soil or on the pot
The information given below is merely indicative. Tailored advice can be provided if information is available on the local factors that need to be taken into account, such as the crop, the climate conditions and the level of infestation. For the correct approach, please consult a Koppert specialist or a recognized distributor of Koppert products.
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Best working conditions Macro-Mite
For optimal results the soil has to be moist, rich in humus and have a loose structure. The minimum temperature for successful use of Macro-Mite is 15°C
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Biological beneficials have a very short life expectancy and therefore need to be introduced into the crop as soon as possible after receipt. Failure to do so can have a negative impact on their quality. In case you do need to store Macro-Mite, please follow the instructions below. Koppert B.V. is not liable for any loss of quality if the product is stored for longer and/or under different conditions than recommended.
- Storage after receipt: 1-2 days in the dark
- Storage temperature: 10-15°C
"The general conditions of Koppert (Koppert B.V. and/or of its affiliated companies) apply. Only use products that are permitted in your country/state and crop. Check local registration requirements. Koppert cannot be held liable for unauthorized use. Koppert is not liable for any loss of quality if the product is stored for longer than recommended and/or under incorrect conditions."