Biocompatible Wetting Agent for Biopesticides
Bionema Ltd, a biopesticide technology developer, has launched a biocompatible wetting agent , NemaSpreader®. This increases the efficacy of beneficial nematodes up to 30%.
NemaSpreader® is a specialist wetting agent that helps beneficial nematodes to spread and thrive, with the aim of controlling soil and foliar insect pests.
Having proven its efficacy as part of Bionema’s unique solution of NemaTrident® nematode products, NemaSpreader® is now available as a stand-alone wetting agent for biopesticide solutions.
Enhancing Ornamental Production
In field trials conducted over 2 years on golf courses, sports fields, lawns, soft fruits, ornamentals and forestry it enhanced the performance of beneficial nematode species, leading to 20-30% higher control than existing products on the market.
Pressure on Growers
Dr Minshad Ansari, Founder and CEO of Bionema, said: “Leveraging new bioprotector technologies is key to addressing consumer pressure for growers to eradicate the use of harsh chemical pesticides in crop production.