Tutavir contains a Phthorimaea operculella granulovirus (PhopGV) for highly effective and selective control of the tomato leafminer. It is well suited for population and damage control. Due to its high compatibility with pollinators, beneficials and other inputs, Tutavir is the best candidate for integrated pest management programs. Because of its new and unique mode of action, Tutavir is an important tool for resistance management in conventional and biological production systems.
In its original and well-closed packaging, in a dry and cool place It is kept for 2 years at a temperature below 5oC. At a temperature lower than -18oC it is kept for an unlimited period of time without degrading.