Insecticides (India) Limited launches new age insecticide – Mission
Chandigarh: Insecticides (India) Limited (IIL), one of the nation’s leading crop protection and nutrition companies, has unveiled a new age insecticide called Mission, effective for control of different lepidopteran pests in crops like paddy, sugarcane, soybean, vegetables etc.
This will be available in granule and liquid formulations, having a unique mode of action that controls pest resistance to other insecticides. Mission is safe for the beneficial insects to the crops. These benefits make Mission an excellent solution and provide better productivity to the farmers.
Mission’s technical and formulation is being manufactured in India by IIL, it was being imported earlier to India. This “Green” category insecticide is under the IIL’s “Make in India” initiative to benefit even the small and marginal Indian farmers pan India. Mission has contact & systemic action and due to this insect are effectively controlled after ingestion.
Mission effectively controls stem borer and leaf folder in paddy, which are the major insects in paddy.
Commenting on the launch, Mr. Rajesh Aggarwal, Managing Director, IIL, said that we are pleased to launch Mission today under our Make In India Initiative after Torry, Green Label, Dominant & Stunner. Mission is a latest technology insecticide which can be used on variety of crops and provide good control to farmers against lepidopteran pests, ensures good crop health and high yield. We are confident that Mission will help our Indian farmers to improve their income through effective protection for a superior harvest.
“Mission is the new addition to the IIL range of products, and we are all exited to take this to even small and marginal farmers, so that they get the maximum benefit from the same. We look forward to a good response to Mission from the Punjab and Haryana market. We thank our R&D team, who have worked tirelessly to provide us this product.” Added Mr. Sanjay Vats, Vice President