Poncho Beta

Poncho Beta makes for a sweeter world

Product Information

Poncho® Beta seed treatment provides a convenient way to get excellent early-season protection against insect pests to help maximize stand counts, increase recoverable sugar and improve profit per acre. Poncho Beta contains two active ingredients in a formulation to act as a defense against damaging soil and foliar insect pressure. Poncho Betas gives convenient, on-the-seed pest protection from injury caused by leafhopper, root maggot, flea beetle, wireworm, black cutworm, springtail, black bean aphid and leaf miner. It is applied on the seed by sugarbeet seed companies and is expected to be available on most brands and varieties of sugarbeet seed.

Key Benefits

  • Broad spectrum protection from injury caused by leafhopper, root maggot, flea beetle, wireworm, black cutworm, springtail, black bean aphid, and leaf miner.
  • Quicker, easier planting through reduced at-planting applications.
  • Reduction of beet curly top virus by preventing transmission by the beet leafhopper.
  • Rapid initial and long lasting efficacy for maximum stand counts and increased recoverable sugar.

Key Pests

  • Leafhopper
  • Maggot, Sugar Beet Root
  • Beetle, Flea

Registered Crops

  • Sugarbeets

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