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Kumulus® – a protectant fungicide for effective control of diseases and rust mite

Benefits

With its sustained release of the sulphur and longer-term residual control, Kumulus® is a reliable treatment to get rid of rust mite that can affect your tomato crop yield. Kumulus® fungicide and miticide offers you the protection you need to ensure a successful harvest and improved return on your investment.

Kumulus® – a protectant fungicide for effective control of diseases and rust mite.

When rust mite threatens the growth of your tomatoes, you need an effective solution. With its outstanding wetting and adhering ability, Kumulus® fungicide provides effective disease and mite control.

Kumulus®:

  • Contains 800 g / kg sulphur.
  • Works rapidly due to its contact and vapour phase activity.
  • Contains the optimum distribution of particle sizes to ensure quick reaction and long residual.
  • Has excellent wettability and optimum suspension stability.
  • Contains a spreader / sticker for improved adherence to foliage and rainfastness.
  • Contains three distinct particle sizes:
    • Small – for rapid activity.
    • Medium – erodes slowly and sustains release of active ingredient.
    • Large – for longer term residual control.

With its sustained release of the sulphur and longer-term residual control, Kumulus® is a reliable treatment to get rid of rust mite that can affect your tomato crop yield. Kumulus® fungicide and miticide offers you the protection you need to ensure a successful harvest and improved return on your investment.

Kumulus®

Reg. No. L2404 Act No. 36 of 1947

A water dispersible granular fungicide and acaricide for the control of powdery mildew, various other fungal diseases as well as certain mites and thrips on various crops as listed. Also for pernicious scale on dormant roses.

FRAC FUNGICIDE GROUP CODE M2

Active ingredient:

sulphur ..................................................800 g / kg

Registered by:

BASF South Africa (Pty) Ltd

Co. Reg. No. 66/10235/07

P.O. Box 2801

Halfway House 1685

Emergency Number: 083 265 3805

®Registered Trade Mark of BASF

General information

Name Kumulus®
Formulation Water dispersable granule
Ingredients 800 g / kg sulphur
Label Kumulus® Label
Safety Data Sheet Kumulus® SDS

Information on crops and pests

Pests Recommended rate Time of application Number of application
Blackspot (Apples) 200 - 400 g / 100 lt water (10- 20 g / 5lt water) Kumulus®Pre–blossom stage: 300–400 g / 100ℓ Early post–blossom stage: 250 g / 100ℓ. Late post–blossom stage: 200 g / 100ℓ. Do not apply on sulphur sensitive cultivars. 3
Budmite 400 g / 100 lt water (20 g / 5lt water) Kumulus®High volume full cover spray at closed bud stage. 1
Powdery Mildew (Apples) 200 - 400 g / 100 lt water (10- 20 g / 5lt water) Kumulus®Pre–blossom stage: 300–400 g / 100ℓ Early post–blossom stage: 250 g / 100ℓ. Late post–blossom stage: 200 g / 100ℓ. Do not apply on sulphur sensitive cultivars. 3
Pests Recommended rate Time of application Number of application
Disease rust 150 - 300 g / 100 lt water (7.5 - 15 g / 5 lt water) Kumulus®Winter Rainfall region: Start applications early November. Summer Rainfall Region: Apply from middle February, or as soon as first symptoms are noticed.
Pests Recommended rate Time of application Number of application
Thrips (Thripidae) 300 g / 100 lt water (15 g / 5 lt water) Kumulus®Apply when first symptoms are noticed.
Pests Recommended rate Time of application Number of application
Common red spider 400 g / 100 lt water (20 g / 5 lt water) Kumulus®Full cover spray. Repeat at 10 – 14 day intervals.
Fungal disease (powdery mildew) 400 g / 100 lt water (20 g / 5 lt water) Kumulus®Full cover spray. Repeat at 10 – 14 day intervals.
Pests Recommended rate Time of application Number of application
Citrus Silver mite 300 g / 100 lt water (15 g / 5 lt water) Kumulus® Full cover spray. Allow four weeks safety period between sulphur– and oil treatments.Apply at 80 – 100 % petal drop. Repeat after 10 days if necessary. 2
Citrus red mite 300 g / 100 lt water (15 g / 5 lt water) Kumulus® Full cover spray. Allow four weeks safety period between sulphur– and oil treatments. December – May. Spray whole orchard.
Flatmite 250 g / 100 lt water (12.5 g / 5 lt water) Kumulus® Full cover spray. Allow four weeks safety period between sulphur– and oil treatments. Apply in spring if russeting occurred in previous season.
Grey mite 200 g / 100 lt water (10 g / 5 lt water) Kumulus® Full cover spray. Allow four weeks safety period between sulphur– and oil treatments. During winter or at petal drop.
Thrips 150 g / 100 lt water (7.5 g / 5 lt water) Kumulus® Full cover spray. Allow four weeks safety period between sulphur– and oil treatments. September – May
Pests Recommended rate Time of application Number of application
Fungal disease (powdery mildew) 300 g / 100 lt water ( 15 g / 5 lt water) Kumulus®Apply when first symptoms are noticed. Repeat weekly.
Pests Recommended rate Time of application Number of application
Disease rust 200 - 300 g / 100 lt water (7.5 - 15 g / 5 lt water) Kumulus®Apply at first signs of infection. Repeat every 10 – 14 days if weather favours disease. Dosage depends on severity of disease. Disease pressure dependent.
Pests Recommended rate Time of application Number of application
Blackspot (Apples) 200 - 400 g / 100 lt water (10- 20 g / 5lt water) Kumulus®Pre–blossom stage: 300–400 g / 100ℓ Early post–blossom stage: 250 g / 100ℓ. Late post–blossom stage: 200 g / 100ℓ. Do not apply on sulphur sensitive cultivars. 3
Budmite 400 g / 100 lt water (20 g / 5lt water) Kumulus®High volume full cover spray at closed bud stage. 1
Powdery Mildew (Apples) 200 - 400 g / 100 lt water (10- 20 g / 5lt water) Kumulus®Pre–blossom stage: 300–400 g / 100ℓ Early post–blossom stage: 250 g / 100ℓ. Late post–blossom stage: 200 g / 100ℓ. Do not apply on sulphur sensitive cultivars. 3
Pests Recommended rate Time of application Number of application
Disease rust 150 - 300 g / 100 lt water (7.5 - 15 g / 5 lt water) Kumulus®Winter Rainfall region: Start applications early November. Summer Rainfall Region: Apply from middle February, or as soon as first symptoms are noticed.
Pests Recommended rate Time of application Number of application
Fungal disease (powdery mildew) 300 g / 100 lt water (15 g / 5 lt water) Kumulus®Do not use on muskmelon and cucumbers. Start application at first signs of disease and repeatevery 7 – 14 days. Depending on foliage apply up to 1500ℓ spray mixture / ha. Ensure total coverage of all parts of the plant.
Pests Recommended rate Time of application Number of application
Fungal disease (powdery mildew) 300 g / 100 lt water not less than 3 kg Kumulus® / ha. (15 g / 5 lt water) Kumulus®Winter Rainfall Region: Start application when canes are 2, 5 cm long. Summer Rainfall Region: Start application mid–summer, particularly during drought, or when first symptoms are noticed. Warning: Heavy applications may cause scorching, especially on warm days.Do not apply within 14 days before harvest of Table Grapes and 4 – 6 weeks in case of Wine Grapes (pea size). Use in a minimum of 500 lt water / ha.
Pests Recommended rate Time of application Number of application
European red mite 400 g / 100 lt water (20 g / 5 lt water) Kumulus®Full cover spray. Repeat at 2 – 4 weeks intervals.
Pests Recommended rate Time of application Number of application
Common red spider 300 g / 100 lt water (15 g / 5 lt water) Full cover spray. Sulphur may injure some ornamentals.
Fungal disease (powdery mildew) 300 g / 100 lt water (15 g / 5 lt water) Full cover spray. Sulphur may injure some ornamentals.
Thrips (Thripidae) 400 g / 100 lt water (20 g / 5 lt water) Full cover spray. Sulphur may injure some ornamentals.
Pests Recommended rate Time of application Number of application
Fungal disease (powdery mildew) 300 g / 100 lt water not less than 3 kg Kumulus® / ha. (15 g / 5 lt water) Kumulus®Winter Rainfall Region: Start application when canes are 2, 5 cm long. Summer Rainfall Region: Start application mid–summer, particularly during drought, or when first symptoms are noticed. Warning: Heavy applications may cause scorching, especially on warm days.Do not apply within 14 days before harvest of Table Grapes and 4 – 6 weeks in case of Wine Grapes (pea size). Use in a minimum of 500 lt water / ha.
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