Enhance your integrated pest management program

with Novozymes Actinovate®

Control or suppress a broad range of soil and foliar diseases using a pollinator-safe treatment with no risk of developed resistance.

What is Actinovate®?

Actinovate® is a biological fungicide/bactericide for the suppression or control of a broad range of soil-borne and foliar diseases across multiple crops.

The active ingredient in Actinovate is a naturally-occurring microbe Streptomyces lydicus Strain WYEC 108, that colonizes the root system and foliage of the plant and protects it from harmful bacteria and fungi.

Wheelbarrel full of Fresh vegetables

A biological powerhouse with multiple modes of action


Colonizes the leaf and root, preventing pathogen colonization


Produces metabolites that kill disease-causing agents


Produces powerful antifungal enzymes and iron-scavenging siderophores


Actively seeks out and kills pathogens

Flexible and easy to use

Now with a shelf life of two yearsthe Novozymes Actinovate® family of fungicide/bactericide products is formulated to control or suppress a broad range of soil and foliar diseases across a variety of crops.

Safe for pollinators and with no risk of developed resistance, Actinovate® is available for multiple use sites including outdoor field production, horticulture sites (indoor, nursery, and turf), and even home use.


Benefits Actinovate


Formulations and applications

See label for complete list of target diseases and crops

Formulation typer Application Target disease of the active ingredient Crops
Actinovate® AG (WP) Outdoor agriculture Pythium, Rhizoctonia, Phytophthora, Verticillium and Fusarium. Powdery Mildew, Downy Mildew, Greasy Spot, Botrytis, Sclerotinia, Monilinia, Alternaria, Erwinia and Bacterial Spot

Strawberries, blueberries, grapes, pome, and stone fruit

Cucurbits, tomatoes, peppers, and potatoes


Actinovate® SP (WP) Indoor agriculture, nursery, turf Powdery mildew, Botrytis, Pythium, Rhizoctonia, Phytophthora, Fusarium Greenhouse, ornamentals and turf
Actinovate® L&G (WP) Residential home and garden use Fusarium, Rhizoctonia, Pythium, Phytophthora, Powdery and Downy Mildew and Grey Mold Turf, gardens and ornamentals


Actinovate® is registered in all US States.

The proof is in the numbers

Click below and see how Novozymes Actinovate® performs versus the competition on a variety of crops and diseases. 

Blueberries   Strawberries  Peppers  Tomatoes Almonds

Actinovate® on peppers
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Actinovate_graphics_almonds for brown rot

Learn more about the formulations, applications, and benefits of Novozymes Actinovate®

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