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Agriculture

Vivando

Fungicides

Vivando is a fungicide used for controlling cobweb mould in mushrooms. It also has off-label EAMU approvals for use on grapes and hops to control powdery mildew.

Benefits

  • Proven active ingredient in the EU
  • Long term preventive effect
  • Optimal protection of fruit growth through unique vapour phase
  • Rainfast after one hour on outdoor crops

Product profile

Active ingredient(s)500 g/l metrafenone
FormulationSuspension concentrate (SC)
Pack size1 litre in outers of ten
CropsMushroom
Disease activityCobweb (Dactylium dendroides)
Maximum individual dose10 litres per hectare (1 ml/m2)
Maximum number of treatmentsOne
Latest time of application10 days before harvest
Water volume1500 litres per hectare (150 ml/m2)
Aquatic buffer zoneNone

Why Vivando?

The active ingredient, Metrafenone, has a unique multisite mode of action and is the first fungicide approved for hops, mushrooms and grapes in the UK in the benzophenone chemical class. This makes it perfect as one of the building blocks for your resistance management programme.

Mushrooms

Vivando in Mushrooms is used to control cobweb mould in mushrooms.

Cobweb model also known as Dactylium Mildew is a fast-growing mildew that thrives in environments with still air, little oxygen, and high humidity.

Grapes

Vivando gives highly effective control of powdery mildew in grapes.

Powdery Mildew is fungal problem in grapes and is caused by the fungal pathogen Erysiphe necator and is an ash-grey to white powdery growth on green tissue of the vine.

CropsMaximum Individual DoseMaximum Number of Applications per CropPre-harvest IntervalWater Rate
Grapevines0.32 L/Ha328 days400 -1600L/Ha
Powdery Mildew

Hops

Vivando is highly effective controlling powdery mildew in hops.

Powdery mildew can occur on all green tissue of the hop bine, including the stems, leaves, flowers, and hop cones

CropsMaximum Individual DoseMaximum Number of Applications per CropPre-harvest IntervalWater Rate
Hops0.66 L/Ha23 days800 – 3300 L/Ha

Effectiveness of Vivando

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Compatibility list

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Vivando Factsheet for Hops

Vivando Factsheet for Hops

An overview of how Vivando is used for targeting powdery mildew in Hops.

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Vivando Factsheet for Grapes

Vivando Factsheet for Grapes

An overview of how Vivando is used for targeting powdery mildew in Grapes.

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