Captan Fungicide Uses Price Dose Content Benefits Side Effects ?

Farmers Brother are you cultivating apple, or you are cultivating grapes crop, or you are cultivating vegetable crops!! Fungal outbreaks are seen on the plant, due to which the yield is greatly reduced. There is a loss of the crop, farmer brother, today we will talk about how you can eliminate fungus with the help of Captan fungicide!!

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So that our crop is safe and we get good yield. Got good prices in the market and at the same time we will know some other important things related to Captan fungicide, Apart from this,
In which crops can we use it? How much dose to take ? How much is its market rate? Does it cause any harm to our crops?

Farmer brother, first we talk about it’s technical content ?

In this, we have Captan 50% WP which comes in wettable form. It is a non-systemic fungicide. It prevents mold by spreading on the whole plant , it is also protective, which prevents the fungus from coming to the plant, also has curative properties, which controls the fungus spreading on the plant, which stops the growth of the fungus.

Which fungi it prevents ?

It controls scab, brown rot, downy mildew, early blight and late blight.
Pro Tip: “The problem should be solved in time.” – Unknown.

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How its mode of action is on the fungus ?

Due to the contact property, he breaks the outer cells of the fungus and enters the fungus body and eliminates the membrane of the fungus. Due to which the fungus slowly starts dying, the endly disappears.
Talking about the result time, if there is no rain immediately after spraying, then it gives good results for 10-15 days. You can spray it by mixing it with tonic , NPK, any pesticide. But do not mix it with weed killers. It may Damage the crop.

On which crops can we spray Captan fungicide ?

We can spray it mainly in beans, grapes, cherries, potatoes and tomatoes. Apart from this, we can use it in other vegetable crops, horticulture and in gardens. Farmer brothers, now we talk about the benefits to crops?


It starts his work immediately after spraying. Protects the plant from stress, reduces the dropping of flowers. Mainly controls the scab in the apple.
Provides protection to the tree. Helpful to increase the yield. Gives strength. Increases the quality of fruits. Brings shine to the fruits.
Helps in the development of the plant , helps to keep the tree green. It also gives the tree the strength to fight diseases.


It spread in the plant immediately after spraying. By spreading in the plant, it controls the Powdery mildew, Downy mildew. Helps to keep the plant green. Increases the quality of grapes.
Apart from this, the farmer brother maintains the quality of grapes. It holds its grip on selling easily in the market. Brings shine and shine to grapes. Provides protection to the plant. It is helpful for increasing the yield. Gives the plant good strength to fight diseases.

Cherry :

It helps to keep the plant green, helps to increase the yield. Apart from this, farmers brother help in the development of cherries. Gives good strength to fight diseases. Gives protection to the crop. Increases the quality of cherries. Brings brightness and shine.


In potatoes mainly, It controls Early blight and late blight. which protects the crop from diseases, as well as helps to keep the crop green.
Apart from this, the farmer brother strengthens the crop. Helps to increase the yield. Maintains the quality of potatoes. Brings shine and brightness to potatoes.


It does its job immediately after spraying. Prevents fungus in tomatoes, including Early blight, Late blight and Down mildew .
Also, the farmer brother helps to keep the plant green. Helps in reducing the dropping of fruits and flowers. It is helpful for increasing the yield. Strengthens the crop. Apart from this, the farmer brother maintains the quality of tomatoes, brings shine and improvement in tomatoes.
Which helps in getting a good price in the market. Gives the plant the strength to fight diseases. Helps in development. Farmer brothers now talk about its market rate ? How much can it cost?

Market rate/ Price:

So here the pack of about 250 gm comes to 200-300 Rupees. According to the location and country, the price can be seen slightly higher or lower. Farmer brother, at what rate are you getting in your area? Do let us know in the comments.
Pro tip: Farmer brothers, avoid buying cheap local pesticide. The choice of genuine pesticide is good for the best results.
If we talk about its manufacturing company, then it is a product of UPL.
Also, farmer brothers for your awareness other companies are also providing this technical. There is nothing that you have to take this fungicide only. You can buy the same technical from the company is offering in your market.
Keep in mind that only take original pesticide with the same technical. Avoid buying cheap local pesticide!! Save your money and your crop from damage. Farmer brother, now let’s talk about its dosage?


For the best result, you have to take 2.5 kg per acre in 150-200 liters of water, 250GM per 15 litres of water, 400-450GM per 25 litre petrol pump.
Before spraying, the farmer brother should shake the tank well with the help of a stick so that the pesticide dissolves well.

Side effects? And some precautions?

As you know, there is a loss if you do too much. In the same way, spraying the fungicide in excess can spoil the crop. And the thing to note is that spraying the fungicide in very small quantities reduces the effects. Results are not available.
You may have to spray again, sprinkle with the right amount, avoid spending your precious time, money and labor cost.
Not tying a cloth on the mouth and spraying can cause breathing problems, vomiting, headache, burning in the eyes, stomach ache. Farmer brother, the fungicide is poisonous. Please keep it out of the reach of your children and your animals.

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Frequently asked questions ?

Can we give Captan fungicide and pesticide together? Yes
Is Captan fungicide is systemic in nature? No.
Can we use expired Captan fungicide? Don’t do it. Results are less. You may have to spray again.

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Thank you so much for reading the post ,Till then, farmer brothers should take care of yourself and your crops. !! Jai Hind Jai Bharat!!

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