Velum One Nematicide FAQ

Velum One Product Overview

What is Velum One?

Velum® One nematicide works to combat a wide spectrum of yield-robbing nematodes while offering fungicidal activity against damaging diseases, including powdery mildew.  Learn more about Velum One nematicide.

How does Velum One work?

The active ingredient in Velum One, Fluopyram, is classified as a Group 7 fungicide. Velum One is applied via drip irrigation through the roots and then moves upward in the plant to the leaves. This process not only suppresses nematodes and increases root health below ground, but also provides protection throughout the plant to combat key diseases and maximize yield potential.

Velum One Product Specs

What pests can I suppress with Velum One?

Velum One nematicide suppresses a wide spectrum of yield-robbing nematodes, and diseases, such as powdery mildew.

Find additional information on the Velum One label.

Velum One Application and Use

What is the use rate for Velum One?

Velum One is a low rate liquid product that is applied in ounces not gallons. Review the Velum One label for detailed application information

How do I apply Velum One?

Application for Velum One depends on the crop.

  • For brassicas, strawberry, tomato, melon, squash, eggplant/pepper and cucurbits: apply via chemigation into root-zone through low-pressure drip, trickle, micro-sprinkler or equivalent equipment.
  • For tree nuts, citrus, pome and stone fruit: apply specified dosage by chemigation into root-zone through low-pressure drip, trickle, micro-sprinkler or equivalent equipment. For optimum results, apply to newly planted trees or those previously trained to drip, trickle or micro-sprinkler irrigation. Soil must be lightly pre-wetted to break soil surface tension prior to application.

Velum One is compatible with most commonly used fungicide, herbicide, insecticide, and foliar nutrient products. However, the compatibility of Velum One with all potential tank-mix partners has not been fully investigated. Before applying any tank-mixture not specified on this label, safety to target crops should be confirmed on a small portion of the crop to be treated to ensure an adverse response will not occur. Read more on use and mixing.

Find additional information on the Velum One label.

When should I apply Velum One?

Apply Velum One at critical timings for disease suppression. Refer to Bayer representative for guidelines for best application timings.

For nematode suppression, apply Velum One early in the growing season via drip chemigation in cucurbits, tomatoes and strawberries and during root flush for tree nuts, citrus and pome/stone fruit.

Find additional information on the Velum One label.

Velum One Registered Crops and Use Restrictions

Is Velum One registered for use on my crops?

Velum One is registered for use only in California and Arizona on tree nuts, melons, eggplant/pepper, squash, citrus, pome/stone fruit, fruiting vegetables and cucurbits.

With a caution signal word on the label, Velum One is low in toxicity. Find out if Velum One is registered for your crops.

Are there crop rotation restrictions with Velum One?

Only crops listed on the label may be replanted immediately following the last application of Velum One. Do not rotate any crops not listed on the label immediately after application.

Refer to the Velum One label for more detailed information.

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