Green Guard ULV Biological

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Green Guard ULV Biological is a versatile, selective biological insecticide that offers effective control of a wide range of insect pests in various crops, including corn (maize), soybeans, wheat, and rice. It contains the active ingredient Metarhizium anisopliae var. acridum, a naturally occurring fungus that is highly effective against locusts and grasshoppers.

How Does Green Guard ULV Biological Work?

Green Guard ULV Biological works by targeting the insect's cuticle, the waxy outer layer that protects it from the environment. The fungus penetrates the cuticle and infects the insect, causing it to rupture and die.

What Insect Pests Does Green Guard ULV Biological Control?

Green Guard ULV Biological effectively controls a diverse range of insect pests, including:

  • Locusts and grasshoppers

  • Leafhoppers

  • Thrips

  • Whiteflies

When to Apply Green Guard ULV Biological?

Green Guard ULV Biological can be applied as a foliar spray or by air. It is typically applied as a foliar spray at the seedling stage of the crop. However, it can also be applied as a broadcast treatment by air to control grasshoppers and locusts. The specific application timing may vary depending on the crop and the pest pressure.

Safety Precautions

Green Guard ULV Biological is relatively safe when used according to the label instructions. However, it is important to exercise proper personal protective equipment (PPE) during handling and application, including gloves, long-sleeved clothing, and eye protection. Carefully read and follow the label instructions before applying Green Guard ULV Biological.

Benefits of Using Green Guard ULV Biological

  • Naturally occurring and environmentally friendly

  • Effective against a wide range of insect pests

  • Can be applied as a foliar spray or by air

  • Reduces the need for conventional insecticides

  • Promotes sustainable pest management practices


Green Guard ULV Biological serves as a valuable tool for controlling a wide range of insect pests in various crops. Its effectiveness, natural origin, and versatility make it a suitable choice for managing pest pressure and promoting sustainable agriculture.

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Pasture40 - 250 ml