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Movento Insecticide - 2012 Grape Mealybug Management Guide


Movento Insecticide post-harvest application for grapes provides a high level of residual and protection of new plant growth. By using Movento, the population of overwintering mealybugs decreases. For more information visit: http://www.bayercropscience.us/products/insecticides/movento/

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Movento® is a fully systemic insecticide that actively        Coverage – Use sufficient spray volume to achieve good
moves through xylem and phloem tissues to reach the           coverage of canopy while avoiding runoff
site where mealybugs feed. An actively growing vine is
essential for the movement of Movento throughout the          Adjuvant
plant. Post-harvest and fall applications of Movento have      Methylated Seed Oil (MSO) blend or nonionic surfactant
been shown to reduce the population of overwintering           with spreading and penetrating properties (use a rate that
mealybugs. To optimize the performance of Movento when         will aid leaf penetration)
applied after harvest, follow the guidelines below.
                                                               Avoid adjuvants/additives that could cause the spray
                                                               solution to sheet off the leaf
  Canopy conditions                                          BENEFITS OF MOVENTO
   Green and healthy leaves                                   Acropetal and basipetal (dual-direction) systemic activity
   Intact leaves, free from damage and prior to senescence    provides excellent pest control in dense crop canopies and
                                                              on plant roots
   Free of physical barriers such as dust or honeydew
                                                              High level of residual efficacy and protection of new
  Weather conditions – Use when projected daily highs will
                                                              plant growth
  be above 80° F for three weeks following application
                                                              Reduced fecundity of treated females and reduced survival
  Applications should follow a post-harvest irrigation
                                                              of offspring
  Rainfastness – Allow two hours when an aggressive
                                                              Speed of activity faster than Insect Growth Regulators (IGRs)
  adjuvant is used; allow more time when a less aggressive
  adjuvant is used                                            Mode of action is ideal for incorporation into resistance
                                                              management strategies
                                                              Minimal risk to natural predators, making it an ideal
  Use Rate: 6 to 8 fl. oz./a, 12.5 fl. oz./a maximum per
                                                              addition to Integrated Pest Management (IPM) programs
  12-month period

  pH requirements – Buffer to a pH of 7 or below
FORMULATION                                                                                                                RESISTANCE MANAGEMENT
Movento® is formulated as a two-pound active ingredient                                                                    Movento does not exhibit cross-resistance to insecticides
per gallon suspension concentrate (SC) product. Movento                                                                    from other chemical classes. To prevent or delay the
must be tank-mixed with a spray adjuvant/additive having                                                                   development of resistance, it is recommended that Movento
spreading and penetrating properties to maximize leaf                                                                      be applied in a block or window approach where chemical
uptake and systemicity of the active ingredient within                                                                     classes having a different mode of action are utilized in
treated plants.                                                                                                            rotational sequences.

TIMING AND SPRAY COVERAGE                                                                                                  GOOD IPM COMPATIBILITY
Movento is most effective when applied as a preventative                                                                   Movento is ideal for IPM programs because it does not
or threshold treatment. Good coverage of the target plant                                                                  harm beneficial insects including predacious bugs, parasitic
parts, based on the size and density of the treated crop,                                                                  wasps, lacewings and ladybird beetles.
is recommended to facilitate maximum uptake by leaf
                                                                                                                            Pests Controlled or Suppressed by Movento®
  Movento® Quick Facts                                                                                                           Crop                Common Name                         Use Rate

                EPA Reg. No:                                    264-1050                                                                          Mealybugs, phylloxera, white ies
                                                                                                                                Grapes                       Suppressed:
                                                                                                                                                                                         6 to 8 . oz./a
                                                                                                                                              European fruit lecanium scale, nematodes
               Restricted Use:                                       No

             Posting Required:                                       No
                                                                                                                           SHOOTS TO ROOTS
                Signal Word:                                     Caution                                                   Movento spreads to areas of new growth – up and down
                                                                                                                           throughout the plant system.
        Restricted Entry Interval:                               24 hours

               NOI Required:                                         No

              Closed System:                                         No

        Pre-harvest Interval (PHI):                               7 days
                                                 Lipid Biosynthesis Inhibitor (LBI)
              Mode of Action:
                                                 IRAC Mode of Action Group 23
                                                    Long-sleeved shirt and long
                      PPE:                           pants, protective eyewear,
                                                     chemical-resistant gloves,
                                                         shoes plus socks

Please consult product label for more information.

For product labels and additional information, visit Movento.us.
 IMPORTANT: This bulletin is not intended to provide adequate information for use
 of these products. Read the label before using these products. Observe all label
 directions and precautions while using these products.
Bayer CropScience LP, 2 TW Alexander Drive, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709. Bayer (reg’d), the Bayer Cross (reg’d),
and Movento ® are registered trademarks of Bayer. Always read and follow label instructions. Not all products are
registered for use in every state. For additional product information, call toll-free 1-866-99-BAYER (1-866-992-2937) or
visit our Web site at www.BayerCropScience.us.

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