This technical data sheet provides an overview of the key factors influencing spray oil quality.Read more
- Droplet survival on leaf surfaces is a key determinant of herbicide efficacy - ANTIEVAP® and ENHANCE® improve droplet survival and final herbicide efficacy - ANTIEVAP® and ENHANCE® have been proven superior to LI700 in Triclopyr, Glyphosate & LVE mixes for melon control.Read more
During the summer of 2014/15, SACOA set out to find the best herbicide and adjuvant combinations for controlling difficult weeds using in-field efficacy trials.Read more
- Alternative adjuvants provided no advantages but did cause mixing and nozzle blocking issues, particularly under cold conditions. - Generally mineral oils, such as ENHANCE®, proved more efficacious on mixed populations of grass and broadleaves, whilst methylated seed oils, such as PLANTOCROP®, proved more efficacious on grass weed populations.Read more
-Target correct pest and tree stage. - Ensure thorough coverage and penetration of canopy to reach the target. - Consider whether to use dormant or foliar applications. - SACOA’s products use premium, highly refined isoparraffins which exclude some of the aromatics without affecting their effectiveness against mite pests. - Ensure correct mixing practices.Read more
Recent outbreaks of aphids in WA canola have seen growers looking for alternatives to traditional insecticides, which can be harsh on beneficials and rapidly develop resistance. BIOPEST® has been proven with independent replicated field work to provide cost effective control of cabbage and turnip aphid as well as green...Read more
This research compendium provides a comprehensive review of the results of SACOA’s Cotton Research Program. The aim of the Program is to test, validate and extend the use of spray oils in cotton IPM programs. SACOA has been spearheading this goal via research into their BIOPEST formulation.
This booklet contains practical information to assist in the use of SACOA products in Citrus orchards.
This booklet contains practical information to assist in the use of SACOA products in IPM programs for Olives.
This booklet contains practical information to assist in the use of SACOA products in IPM programs for Bananas.
Guide to assist selection of the correct adjuvants for your herbicide sprays.
This booklet contains practical information to assist in the use of SACOA products in Almond orchards.