The weevil is a dangerous pest that eats the fruit, leaves and roots of plants. Even a small number of insects can cause serious damage to crops. There is only one reliable method of getting rid of the parasite – to use special products for treating crops. We have selected our top 10 weevil insecticides, highlighting their strengths and weaknesses. All that remains is to choose the most suitable option.
Rating of the best remedies against weevil
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Spark Double Effect
We gave the first place of the rating to the universal tablets for the control of various pests. They guarantee an immediate action and help repair damaged cells in the plant. The double effect is achieved due to the potassium added to the mixture.
To prepare the product, it is necessary to dilute 1 tablet in 10 liters of water. Spray crops in windless weather. Reviews about the product are only approving. It is harmless to plants and harmless to humans. Price – 15 rubles.
- affordable price;
- It dissolves easily;
- effective result;
- Does not harm humans or plants;
- a special additive for restoration.
Alatar is a universal pest control agent. It is suitable for most horticultural crops and effective against weevil, aphids, mites, Colorado potato beetle. It consists of cypermethrin and malathion. They actively suppress even resistant populations of insects.
The formula includes a sticking agent that allows the product not to be washed off in the rain. When working with the drug, it is important to exercise caution. Alatar has a class 3 hazard. It can cause damage to bees. Price for 5 ml – 20 rubles.
- budget drug;
- fast result;
- effective against 30 species of pests;
- Not afraid of rain.
- A fairly dangerous preparation that harms bees.
European company Cheminova AGRO launched Fufanon more than 10 years ago and today it steadily holds a leading position in ratings of insecticides worldwide. One treatment is enough to get rid of the weevil. The list of approved plants includes vegetable, fruit, berry crops, flowers and vines.
Fufanon is no more harmful than a simple dichlorvos. It has no negative repercussions on plants and humans. The drug comes in large canisters, bottles of 10 ml, ampoules of 5 ml. It is an oily substance, which is quite difficult to dissolve. 1 liter costs about 1450 rubles. It is cheaper to order it via the Internet.
- fast result;
- Different volumes on sale;
- reliable effect;
- Suitable for most crops.
- difficult to dissolve.
Next in the ranking is a systemic insecticide, the main advantage of which is versatility. It can be applied under the roots, it is also sprayed on the leaves. The composition contains imidacloprid, which affects the motor activity of parasites. Thanks to this substance, they are killed within a day.
Comandor works against larvae and adults. It is resistant to being washed away by precipitation and the sun’s rays. Kudos for the economical consumption of the drug. One sachet is enough for one hundred acres. Price – 77 rubles.
- It dissolves quickly in liquid;
- prevalence in stores;
- Can be applied to the soil;
- Effective against larvae;
- is not afraid of the sun and rainfall.
Medetox acts as a bait for the weevil. Eating the substance, the parasite dies and the crop remains intact. The active ingredients include flavorings, flavor additives and inert filler. They entice the weevil and cause its death. Sold in 30g and 100g pellets. A small bag is enough for 10 sq. m.
The granules do not dissolve in the ground. They are active for three weeks and do not release any distinct aroma. The main thing is to follow the precautions in the instructions. Disadvantages include the danger of funds for animals. Large granules can attract animals with their honeylike smell. The average cost – 35 rubles.
- ease of use;
- affordable price;
- fast action;
- no harm to plants.
- dangerous for animals.
Completes the rating safe remedy in the form of liquid soap. It can be used alone or in combination with pesticides. The main advantage of the drug is a natural composition. It includes potassium salts, water, soybean oil, animal fat.
Green soap creates a protective film on plants that prevents the weevil from reproducing and feeding. The product is sold in bottles of 250 and 500 ml. It is also suitable for indoor flowers. The presence of a measuring cup. Price – 90 rubles.
- natural composition;
- convenient glass;
- Complete safety for humans.
- does not guarantee a 100% result.