BioMacrolophus (Macrolophus pygmaeus) is the “total predator”. This predatory bug is efficient in controlling insect pests in vegetable crops in open fields and in greenhouses. It feeds on eggs and larvae of the Tuta absoluta as well as whitefly eggs, thrips, aphids, leafminers and spider mites.
Consult with your local BioBee for product availability in your country.
BioMacrolophus are available in 100 ml bottles with a vermiculite medium
Each bottle contains 500 individuals, 90% of them adults
- Apply BioMacrolophus as soon as possible upon delivery, preferably during the cool hours of the day.
- Before application, the bottles should be gently rotated in a circular motion to ensure an even release.
- Sprinkle directly on the plant leaves or hung from the leaves in D-boxes
Before combining BioMacrolophus with any chemical pesticide in the crop, please consult your BioBee technical field representative.
Do not store in sunlight
Roll back and forth before use
BioBee Sde Eliyahu Ltd. produces and markets biological products. Production is carried out using innovative techniques under controlled quality assurance standards such as ISO 9001:2015, as well as IOBC’s international standards for mass-production of insects. All products are tested to meet specification requirements before leaving the factory.
The success of biological pest control is affected by the crop’s initial pest population (upon application of the product), weather conditions and chemical residue present in the crop, among other possible aggravating factors.
Under no circumstance shall BioBee be liable for the outcome of the implementation in the field, as it has no control over local conditions, the application method, or the possible improper treatment/storage of the product.