Rescue is the most modern botanical composition. This is enriched with extracts of locally available herbs (alkaloids) & fatty acids.
It kills mites by direct contact and disturb the life cycle by anti oviposition & feeding deterrence.
Indiscriminate use of chemical pesticides may render the tea unsuitable for consumption & trade due to residual effect, increases the cost of pest management by developing resistance in the pests. Botanical formulation are free from these problems & are most safest, economic & eco friendly.
Active Ingredients are derived mainly from the following :
1. Indian Perivet tree (Vitex neugando)
2. Hill Glory Bower (Clerodendron infortunatum)