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Trigard Syngenta

Trigard 100 SL

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The Systemic Dipterous Leafminer Specialist

   Trigard® acts as an insect growth regulator and is selective towards beneficials. When used in alternation with VERTIMEC® , resistance buildup is prevented due to differing modes of action, providing the ideal resistance management rotation for vegetable leafminer control.


  1. Active Ingredient:
  1. Cyromazine

Soluble Concentrate

Mode of Action:

As an insect growth regulator Trigard® interferes with the natural control of growth mechanisms within an insect, causing incomplete growth, stunting altered growth rates or failure to reach adulthood

Main Benefits of Using TRIGARD® :

  •   -  Trigard® acts systemically and penetrates quickly into the leaves. It specifically controls leafminers.
  • -  Trigard® is rainfast due to quick penetration into the leaves.
  • -  Trigard® is suitable for soil applications where it is absorbed by the roots.
  • -  Trigard® can be mixed with most insecticides and fungicides.

-  Trigard® belongs to a chemical class has no known resistance issues.

- Trigard®  is safe to parasitic wasps and predaceous mites. It fits in well with IPM programs

  • - Applied to the soil, Trigard® has a longlasting effect and replaces a number of foliar sprays.
  • -  Trigard® has low mammalian toxicity, so there is no risk to spray operators.