• Insecticide


  • 16

For the control of red scale and white louse scale, jassids (leafhoppers) and longtail, citrus and citrophilous mealybugs in citrus crops, mealybugs in grapes and pears; mealybugs and scales in persimmons, custard apples and passionfruit and mango scale in mangos among others. Applaud has also gained registration in cotton for the  control of SLWF and solenopsis mealy bug. Applaud is a participant product of GrowPlus, our new Loyalty Program for viticulture growers.

Technical Specifications

  • Active Ingredient
    440g/L buprofezin
  • Mode of Action
    Chitin synthesis inhibitor
  • Formulations
    Suspension concentrate (SC)
  • Group


  • Packaging
    1 L and 10 L

Target Pests

  • Red scale
  • White louse scale
  • Jassids (leafhoppers)
  • Longtail
  • Citrus and citrophilus mealybugs

Additional Resources

Applaud - Silverleaf Whitefly in cotton

Applaud - Silverleaf Whitefly in cotton

Group 16 option in Cotton for SLWF and Solenopsis mealybug

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Additional Cotton material

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Apple, Balsam (Momordica balsamina)

Apple, Custard (Annona reticulata)

Apple, Dormant (Malus domestica)

Apple, Nonbearing (Malus domestica)

Apple, Sugar (Annona squamosa)

Apple, Thinning (Malus domestica)

Apple (Malus domestica)

Apple (Malus x domestica)



Grape, American, Nonbearing (Vitis labrusca)

Grape, American (Vitis labrusca)

Grape, Amur River (Vitis amurensis)

Grape, Dormant (Vitis spp.)

Grape, European, Bearing (Vitis spp.)

Grape, European, Non-bearing (Vitis spp.)

Grape, Muscadine (Vitis rotundifolia)

Grape, Wild (Vitis spp.)

Grape (Vitis spp.)


Grapefruit, Japanese Summer (Citrus natsudaidai)

Grapefruit, Nonbearing (Citrus x paradisi)

Grapefruit (Citrus x paradisi)



Lemon, Nonbearing (Citrus limon)

Lemon (Citrus limon)


Lime, Australian Desert (Eremocitrus glauca)

Lime, Australian Finger (Microcitrus australasica)

Lime, Australian Round (Microcitrus australis)

Lime, Brown River Finger (Microcitrus papuana)

Lime, Mount White (Microcitrus garrowayae)

Lime, New Guinea Wild (Microcitrus warburgiana)

Lime, Nonbearing (Citrus aurantiifolia)

Lime, Russell River (Microcitrus inodora)

Lime, Spanish Quenepa (Melicoccus bijugatus)

Lime, Sweet (Citrus limetta)

Lime, Tahiti (Citrus latifolia)

Lime (Citrus aurantiifolia)


Mandarin, Mediterranean (Citrus deliciosa)


Mango (Mangifera indica)


Orange, Mandarin, Nonbearing (Citrus reticulata)

Orange, Mandarin (Citrus reticulata)

Orange, Nonbearing (Citrus spp.)

Orange, Osage (Maclura pomifera)

Orange, Satsuma Mandarin, Nonbearing (Citrus unshiu)

Orange, Satsuma Mandarin (Citrus unshiu)

Orange, Sour, Nonbearing (Citrus aurantium)

Orange, Sour (Citrus aurantium)

Orange, Sweet, Nonbearing (Citrus sinensis)

Orange, Sweet (Citrus sinensis)

Orange, Tachibana (Citrus tachibana)

Orange, Trifoliate (Poncirus trifoliata L.)

Orange (Citrus spp.)


Passionfruit (Passiflora edulis)


Pear, Asian (Pyrus spp.)

Pear, Balsam (Momordica charantia)

Pear, Bradford (Pyrus Calleryana)

Pear, Dormant (Pyrus spp.)

Pear, Flowering (Pyrus calleryana)

Pear, Nonbearing (Pyrus spp.)

Pear, Oriental (Pyrus pyrifolia)

Pear (Pyrus communis)

Pear (Pyrus spp.)


Persimmon, Dormant (Diospyros spp.)

Persimmon, Eastern (Diospyros virginiana)

Persimmon, Texas (Diospyros texana)

Persimmon (Diospyros spp.)


Quenepa Spanish Lime (Melicoccus bijugatus)

Spanish Lime

Lime, Spanish (Melicoccus bijugatus)


Tangerine Mandarin (Citrus reticulate)

Tangerine, Mandarin Orange (Citrus reticulata)


Tomato, Transplant (Lycopsersicon esculentum)

Tomato (Lycopsersicon esculentum)


Novel mode of action

Effective resistance management tool, controls OP-resistant hard scales.

IPM Integration

Specific control of Homopteran pests and low impact on beneficial insects

Activity on various insect life stages

Active on early instars (jassids) and crawlers (scale and mealybug) - spray applications must be carefully timed to target specific life stages, usage should be based upon results of pest monitoring within orchards. Does not control adults.

Favourable toxicology profile

low toxicity S5 Scheduling