The plant protection product named KABUKI is a defoliant classified as Group E according to its mechanism of action.

Active substance: Contains 26.5g Pyraflufen ethyl per liter.

FORM OF EFFECT: It is used as a defoliant in cotton.

Type of activity: By disrupting the chlorophyll methobolism in the cell (inhibits the activity of the enzyme, which plays a role in the production of the substance named porphyrin, which gives color in chlorophyll and cytochromes and acts in energy transfer, the accumulated porphyrin intermediates have a toxic effect on the plant), causing the green component to dry in the plant.

The contact is an effective defoliant, it has no systemic effect. A good coating should be made. In addition to the defoliant effect, it also has a cocooning effect. There is no negative effect on cotton quality and yield.


Plant Name

Harmful Organism Name

Application Dose and Period

Time between the last application and harvest (days)


Leaf Remover

16 ml / at 0.5% Spreading Adhesive
While 55-65% of the cocoons are opened (14-21 days before harvest)



Leaf dryer

80 ml / da ripe tuber period before harvest



Sirken (Chenopodium album)

Horned yogurt grass (Galium tricornutum),

Rooster (Amaranthus albus)

Purslane (Portulaca oleracea)

Common donkey lettuce (Sonchus oleraceus)

Small-flowered mallow (Malva parviflora)

Wild radish (Raphanus raphanistrum)

After 30 ml / da

4-6 leaf period

Repeated applications of plant protection products with the same mechanism of action promote resistance development. For this reason, in order to delay the development of resistance, do not exceed the total number of applications of the plant protection product recommended in the same production season. In cases where the application should be repeated, take care to use plant protection products with different mechanism of action.