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Nimbecidine EC

(0.03% Azadirachtin) – Cold Pressed

  • Dosage
  • 2.5 - 3 Litres/ha

  • Shelf life

  • Packing
  • Tow Years
  • 1 Litre, 5 Litres

What is Nimbecidine?

Nimbecidine EC is a neem-oil-based botanical insecticide containing Azadirachtin and other limonoids including Meliantriol, Salanin, Nimbin and a host of other terpinoids in the ratio as it occurs naturally in Neem.

Mode of Action

Nimbecidine exhibits multiple modes of action. It acts as an:

  • Antifeedant
  • Repellent
  • Ovi-position Deterrent
  • Antifeedant
  • Insect Growth Regulator
  • Sterilant

Dose and Method of Application

Foliar spray - Prepare the spray fluid by mixing Nimbecidine with water @ 5 ml / Litre. The spray fluid should be applied targeting the pests directly. The dosage and spray fluid volume required varies with the pest level, crop canopy and the local spray practices.

Apply preferably in the early morning or late evening hours.

Preparation of Spray Solution

Add water to Nimbecidine. Do not add Nimbecidine to water.

Stir well to get a good emulsion.


Nimbecidine is compatible with most of the agricultural crop protection chemicals and bio control agents.


  • Nimbecidine is a broad spectrum botanical insecticide.
  • Nimbecidine is a natural plant based botanical insecticide.
  • Nimbecidine does not create resistance, resurgence nor residue problems.
  • Nimbecidine forms a good molecule for use in an IPM programme.


  • It effectively controls the economically important pests such as Whitefly, Aphids, Thrips, Mealy bugs, Caterpillars and Leafhoppers in a wide range of crops.
  • Does not affect the natural enemies. Safe to use with beneficial parasites and predators and thus offers long-lasting pest control.
  • Helps to increase productivity by controlling the pests and improving crop health.
  • It is eco-friendly and helps to maintain the Ecological Balance.
  • Insects cannot develop resistance against Nimbecidine.
  • No residue.



Target Pests
Crops Common Name Scientific Name
Cereals: Wheat, Teff, Maize, Corn, Millet, Rice, Sorghum Whitefly, Aphids, Thrips, Bollworm, Cutworm, Leafhoppers Bemisia tabaci Aphis sp. Scitothrips dorsalis Helicoverpa sp. Spodoptera sp. BPL, GLH, etc.
Pulses: Soya bean, Cowpea, Chickpea. Aphids, Thrips, Cutworm Aphis sp. Scitothrips dorsalis Spodoptera sp.
Vegetables & Cole crops: Tomato, Squash, Potato, Celery Cabbage, Lentils, Cucumber, Spinach, Cauliflower, Lettuce, Leek, Okra, French Beans, Brussels sprouts, Carrots, Yam, Broccolis, Asparagus, Melon. Aphids, Thrips, Cutworm, Bollworm, Potato tuber moth, Green peach aphid,potato cyst nematode Aphis sp. Scitothrips dorsalis Helicoverpa sp. Spodoptera sp. Phthorimaea operculella, Myzus persicae, Gloobodera rostochinensis, Melodogyne sp.
Fiber Crops: Cotton, Sisal Whitefly, Aphids, Bollworm, Cutworm, Leafhoppers Bemisia tabaci, Aphis sp. Helicoverpa sp. Spodoptera sp. BPL, GLH, etc
Orchards & Fruit Crops: Apple, Citrus, Mango, Banana, Grapes, Pineapple, Date palm, Peaches, Dewberry, Orange, Pomegranate, Plum Strawberry, Sugarcane, Kiwi, Passionfruit, Pear, Cherry Whitefly, Thrips, Aphids, Mealy bug, Green Pit Scales, Mites Bemisia tabaci, Thrips pistaciae, Aphis sp. Scitothrips dorsalis Phthorimaea operculella, Asterolecanium, Phoenicis Ascerria sp.
Oil Seeds: Sesame, Soybean, Mustard Canola, Peanuts, Linseed Sesame leaft webber, Heliothis caterpillars, Green vegetable bug Antigastra catalaunalis, Helicoverpa punctigera, Nezara viridula
Ornamental crops: Cut flowers, Roses, Photinia,Carnation,Petunia, Aster, Tulip, Snapdrgaon Thrips, Mealy bug,Scales,Mites Scitothrips dorsalis Planococcus citri, Aonidiella aurantii., Ascerria sp
Beverage Crops: Tea, Coffee, Cocao Thrips, Mealy bug,Scales, Mites Scitothrips dorsalis Planococcus citri, Aonidiella aurantii., Ascerria sp


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