BACTIM® LEAVES

REDUCE THE SOURCE OF SCAB

BACTIM®  LEAVES  is a biopreparation containing a consortium of bacteria of the genus Bacillus spp. The product is recommended for use in apple orchards to accelerate the decomposition of fallen leaves from trees.

The main advantages of using BACTIM®  LEAVES are:

  • Accelerates the decomposition of fallen leaves from trees
  • Reducing the size of the infection source of the scab fungus Venturia inaequalis
    • Reduced potential for fruiting body maturation
    • Reduced infection potential in the orchard
    • Reduced orchard protection costs
  • Lower levels of pesticide residues in the fruit
  • Reduced likelihood of fungicide resistance by the scab fungus
  • Improved physico-chemical properties of the soil
  • Reduced environmental pollution from nitrogen fertilizers.

BACTIM® LEAVES

COMPOSITION
CONTENT
Consortium of Bacillus spp.
2,5x109 CFU/ml
Bacillus spp. bacteria are found in the natural environment. In the BACTIM® LEAVES biopreparation, the bacteria are present in the form of spores.

BACTIM® LEAVES - mode of action:

Unique pectinolytic and cellulolytic properties of the Bacillus spp. = efficient decomposition of the apple leaves

BACTIM® LEAVES - effectiveness:

Directions for use

APPLE TREE
Application times (♦ optimal, ◊ optional) Directions for use
the beggining of leaves falling from trees (after the first frost)

Foliar spray on trees. Single dose of 2 L/ha Amount of working liquid 500-800 L/ha, depending on the size of the tree crowns. 

♦ just after the leaves have fallen to the ground Spray the leaves on the ground with a herbicide boom. Single dose of 2 L/ha Amount of working liquid 300-400 L/ha