Application rates and delivery
Wear cotton overalls buttoned to the neck and wrist, a washable hat, elbow length PVC gloves and goggles when opening the container. 3-5 mL product / 10 cm tree diameter at breast height (dbh), applied using dedicated tree injection equipment.
- Silvashield is intended to be applied undiluted (do not attempt to dilute product with water). This allows the solvent within the formulation to aid penetration into the tree.
- Space injection points evenly around the circumference of the tree.
- Do not use on fruit or nut trees intended for food use.
- Do not use on trees likely to be used by commercial beehives.
- In all situations, application post-flowering is recommended.