SPITFIRE 480 SL is a water-soluble
herbicide applied ad foliar spray. It provides complete control of perennial
grasses, broadleaf weeds, and sedges as well as annual weeds on registered
crops. Its non-crop uses include reforestation areas, rice leaves, drainage
ditches, irrigation canals, around fishponds, field boundaries, roadside,
fence rows, railroad yards and tracks, around building, golf courses, and
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DIRECTIONS FOR USE:
With one half (½) the required
amount of water to the mixing spray tank, at the required amount of Spitfire.
Mix well before adding the remaining portion of water. For knapsack sprayers,
it is suggested to mix the solution in a separate container and fill he
knapsack sprayer with the mix solution. Early dry season low volume spraying
(LVS) of Spitfire applied at 200-400 liters of water per hectare gives
best results. When sprayed uniformly to tall, dense foliage of cogon or on
shorter species such as mutha, Spitfire will provide a minimum of
seven months with control.
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Blanket spraying prior to panting. Also, blanket
strip and spot spraying or wiping around young and mature crops.
Minimum or reduced tillage systems for sugarcane,
rice, and other cereal and vegetable crops.
The efficacy of Spitfire may be enhanced by
dissolving and adding 1% crystalline ammonium sulfate (AMS) to the spray
solution for the control of various weeds including cogon. For best results,
spray 1-liter Spitfire mixed with 1.5 to
2.0 kg AMS in 200 liters of water per hectare for touch up application on
physical misses at 30 days after initial treatment.
In mixed weed
situation 1% solution (2 liters Spitfire mixed with 2 kg AMS
per 200 liters of water) sprayed evenly on weeds will provide effective
A 3.30% aqueous solution
of Spitfire may be applied
with wiper to control weeds around sensitive plants like young coffee, cacao,
citrus, mango, banana, sugarcane, and vegetables.
PRECAUTIONS: Store in original
container, tightly closed. Avoid skin contact and inhalation of spray mist.
Avoid contamination of any water supply with the chemical. Avoid contact of
chemical, including drift, with foliage, green stems, or fruit of crops,
desirable plants and trees, since severe injury or destruction may result.
BABALA: Ilagay sa orihinal
na lalagyan, takpan ng mahigpit. Iwasang matapunan ang balat o malanghap ang
ibinomba. Iwasang malagyan ang anumang daluyan ng tubig.
· If swallowed:
Dilute by swallowing water or milk and call a physician.
· If on skin: Remove
contaminated clothing and wash affected areas with plain soap and water.
· If in eyes:
Immediately flush with running water for at least 15 minutes.
NOTE TO PHYSICIAN: Symptomatic and
LIMIT OF WARRANTY AND
No warranty of any kind, expressed or implied, is made concerning the use of
this product. User assumes all risks and liabilities resulting from handling,
use or application. Not for reformulation nor repackaging.
STORAGE AND DISPOSAL:
Do not store near seeds, food, and other feedstuffs.
Do not reuse container. Triple rinse the empty container
before disposal. Break and bury to non-crop areas away from water sources.
PROHIBITION: It is a violation of
FPA Rules and Regulations to use this product in a manner inconsistent with
IN CASE OF
EMERGENCY, PLEASE CONTACT:
Control and Information Service
Tel. (02) 521-8451
loc. 2311. (02) 524-1078
E. Rodriguez St.,
Tel. (032) 253-9891
Bajada, Davao City
Tel. (082) 227-2731
A brand of:
Registered with the
Fertilizer and Pesticide Authority pursuant to P.D. 1144