Southern Ag Liquid Copper Fungicide is designed to help control plant diseases on fruits, vegetables, ornamentals and turfgrass. It features new formulation which effectively prevent and control fungal and bacterial diseases such as moss, algae, leaf spots, blight, and anthracnose. It is advisable to cover plant surfaces thoroughly and follow recommended use rates to prevent infection successfully. Its new formula also works great with hose end sprayers to make every application easier.
Seek advice on identifying specific disease problems and solutions from your local Agricultural Extension Agent or other knowledgeable persons. Partially fill the spray tank/container with water, add the desired amount of Liquid Copper Fungicide and continue filling the tank/container. If applied with other products, add Liquid Copper Fungicide last. Agitate the tank during mixing and application, until tank is empty. A plastic or metal stirring stick should provide adequate agitation. Observe all cautions and limitations on labeling of all products used in mixtures. Start with clean equipment. Equipment should be flushed well with water after use.
Fruits and Nuts: Mix specified rate in 1 gallon of water and apply 3 gallons of mixed solution to a small tree or bush, 6 gallons of mixed solution to a medium size tree, or 9 gallons of mixed solution to a large tree. Thoroughly spray tree to point of runoff, including upper and lower surfaces of foliage. Do not overspray. Do not mix more spray solution than needed.
Vegetables: Mix specified rate in 1 gallon of water apply 2 gallons of mixed solution per 1,000 sq. ft. (1 gallon of mixed solution per 500 sq. ft.)
Miscellaneous: For trees: mix specified rate in 1 gallon of water and apply 3 gallons of mixed solution to a small tree, 6 gallons of mixed solution to a medium size tree, or 9 gallons of mixed solution to a large tree. Thoroughly spray tree to point of runoff, including upper and lower surfaces of foliage. Do not overspray. Do not mix more spray solution than needed.
NOTE: This product may be reactive on metal and masonry surfaces such as galvanized roofing. AVOID contact with metal surfaces. Do not spray on cars, houses.
To control algae in ornamental lawns and turf, apply 10 fl. oz. (0.06 lbs. metallic copper) of Liquid Copper Fungicide in 5 gallons of water per 1,000 square feet. Liquid Copper Fungicide may be used alone or in combination with other registered fungicides as a maintenance spray. Observe all precautions and limitations on the label of each product used in tank mixes. Do not apply more than 80.0 fl. oz. of Liquid Copper Fungicide (0.48 lbs. metallic copper) per 1,000 sq. ft. per year. Do not apply at less than 10 day intervals.
For use in container, landscape and outdoor ornamental plantings. Liquid Copper Fungicide can also be used on ornamentals in home greenhouses and shadehouses. Notice to User: Plant sensitivities to Liquid Copper Fungicide have been found to be acceptable in specific genera and species listed on this label; however, it is impossible to know sensitivities under all conditions and phytotoxicity cay occur. Due to the large numbers of species and varieties of ornamentals, it is impossible to test every one for sensitivity to Liquid Copper Fungicide. Neither the manufacturer nor seller recommends use upon species not listed on the label nor has it been determined that Liquid Copper Fungicide can safely be used on ornamental plants.
Apply as a thorough coverage spray using 2 tsps. of Liquid Copper Fungicide per gallon of water. Begin application at first sign of disease and repeat at 7-14 day intervals as needed.
Use shorter interval during periods of frequent rains or when severe disease conditions persist. Do not apply more than 460 tsps. of Liquid Copper Fungicide (0.46 lbs. metallic copper) per 1,000 sq. ft. per year.
Liquid Copper Fungicide may be used alone or in combination with other registered fungicides as a maintenance spray. Observe all precautions and limitations on the label of each product used not listed on this label. The user should determine if Liquid Copper Fungicide can be used safely prior to use. in tank mixes.
How long after spray Southern Ag Liquid Copper Fungicide at the higher rate of 5 tsp per gallon on tomatoes do I need to wait to harvest?
According to the manufacturer, Southern Ag Liquid Copper Fungicide can be used up until the day of harvest on your tomatoes, providing you wash them thoroughly before eating them. Keep in mind that the product label instructs repeating the application at 7-10 intervals for listed diseases on tomato plants.