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Oberon® SC 240

Oberon®, a non-systemic foliar insecticide / acaricide belongs to a chemical class developed by Bayer: ketoenols. Due to this innovative “ketoenol technology,” Oberon provides a new mode of action for whitefly and spider mite (Tetranychus) control, and shows no cross-resistance to current acaricides and insecticides. Oberon has a high level of long-lasting efficacy. Yet, with its excellent environmental profile and friendliness to Beneficial’s and pollinators, Oberon fits with IPM programs.

  • Excellent efficacy against eggs and larvae of the whitefly
  • Adult female whitefly shows a significant decrease in fertility and in the number of eggs laid
  • Whitefly highly resistant to conventional insecticides are not cross-resistant to Oberon
  • All developmental stages of Spidermites and adults (except males) are controlled.
Oberon, the smart way to do your job

Consult the local label/distributor
How to apply:
foliar application for vegetables use 600-800 lit /ha according to plant size
Oberon® 240 SC is a suspension concentrate containing 240 g a.i. /l Spiromesifen
Mode of action:
Oberon® acts by contact activity and inhibiting lipid biosynthesis especially triglycerides and free fatty acids. These make spiromesifen a valuable tool for resistance management.
May Trade
WHO classification:
Product: slightly hazardous

Recommendations and rates of use

Crop Pest/Weeds/Malady Dose PHI
Cucurbits Spider mite 40 – 75 ml / 100 l 3 days
Fruiting vegetables Spider mite
Tomato rust mite
40 – 75 ml / 100 l
60 ml / 100 l
3 days
Beans Spider mite 500 – 600 ml / ha 7 days
Strawberry Spider mite 40 – 58 ml / 100 l 3 days
Ornamentals Spider mite 42 – 58 ml / 100 l -


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