BIO-TAM 2.0 2017-06-26T09:33:52+00:00

Protect crops from soil-borne root and collar rot diseases

home_btBio-Tam® 2.0 is a highly effective biofungicide for conventional and organic production. Bio-Tam 2.0 is the next generation in biorational fungicides with a proven combination of two species of beneficial Trichoderma fungi used in the management of soil-borne diseases which include Fusarium spp.Phytophthora spp.Pythium spp.Rhizoctonia spp.Sclerotinia spp.Sclerotium rolfsiiThielaviopsis basicolaVerticillium spp. These soil-borne root and collar rot diseases affect a wide range of vegetable, fruit, row and ornamental crops.

Bio-Tam 2.0 can be used on most crops, including fruiting vegetables, leafy vegetables and cucurbits, and in greenhouse and field applications. It is a tool to reduce the stress of disease infections associated with many soil-borne pathogens. Bio-Tam 2.0 colonizes the crop roots and surrounding soil. It acts as a protectant, forming a barrier that is antagonistic to disease infection. Bio-Tam 2.0 also attacks the pathogen cell walls with enzymes that actively inhibit disease infection.

Bio-Tam 2.0 In Action

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What Bio-Tam 2.0 Can Do for Your Crops

Benefits of Bio-Tam 2.0

Boost yield and quality

Boost yield and quality

Optimum performance in various environments, including a range of pH conditions
Includes two broadly adapted Trichoderma fungi species

Manage resistance

Manage resistance

Fits well into integrated pest management (IPM) programs
Controls a wide range of soil-borne diseases

Harvest flexibility

Harvest flexibility

Can be used right before harvest without concern for residues
O-day pre-harvest interval (PHI)
Harvest is ready to market
Maximum residue limit (MRL) exempt

Worker-friendly

Worker-friendly

Helps simplify your labor scheduling and avoids costly downtime
4-hour re-entry interval (REI) and minimal personal protective equipment (PPE) requirements
Flexible application usage and timing
Season long application window; can be applied with some traditional fungicides; fertilizer compatible for application to direct-seeded crops; can be applied through conventional spray equipment and irrigation (including drip systems)

Approved for Organics

Approved for Organic Use

Flexible to use in conventional and organic cropping systems
OMRI and NOP listed | View the OMRI Products List of approved surfactants

Best Use Practices

The following best use practices should be kept in mind to effectively use Bio-Tam 2.0:

  • Bio-Tam 2.0 can be applied as often as needed depending upon disease history and pressure.
  • Bio-Tam 2.0 is applied in field applications at a rate of 2.5-5.0 lb. per broadcast acre or in greenhouse applications at a rate of 2.5-7.5 oz. per 100 gal. water.