EGGPLANT


Weed Problem   Chemical   Pounds Active Ingredient (AI)/Acre   Amount of Commercial Product/Acre   Remarks and Limitations

Emerged annuals   paraquat
(GRAMOXONE SL 2.0)
  0.5  
2 pt
  Apply before transplanting or as a directed spray postemergence. Include 1 pt NIS/100 gal. Do not exceed 30 PSI. RUP. 30-day PHI.

Preemergence   napropamide
(DEVRINOL 50DF-XT)
  1-2  
2-4 lb
  Apply before transplanting. Incorporate 1-2 inches. Use lower rate on coarse, sandy soils and higher rate on heavy, clay soils.

  pendimethalin
(PROWL H20 3.8 ACS)
  0.475-1.43  
1-3 pt
  Apply to soil before transplanting. Do not apply over the top of transplants. Needs water for activation. 70-day PHI.

  s-metolachlor
(DUAL MAGNUM 7.62EC)
  0.48-1.26  
0.5-1.33 pt
  Apply before transplanting or within 48 hrs after transplanting. Maximum 1 application and 1.3 pt/acre/year. 60-day PHI. See: www.farmassist.com for Michigan 24C indemnified label.

  trifluralin
(TRILIN 4E)
  0.5-1  
1-2 pt
  Incorporate before transplanting.

Postemergence broadleaves   halosulfuron
(SANDEA 75 WDG)
  0.023-0.047  
0.5-1 oz
  Apply as a directed spray to row middles for control of emerged nutsedge and small broadleaves. Avoid contact with crop. Maximum 2 oz/acre/year in 2 applications. Include 0.25% NIS. 30-day PHI.

Postemergence emerged weeds   paraquat
(GRAMOXONE SL 2.0)
  0.5  
2 pt
  Use shields to protect crop. Do not exceed 30 PSI. Do not allow spray to contact crop foliage. Maximum 3 applications/year. 30-day PHI.

Postemergence grasses   clethodim
(SELECT MAX 0.97E)
  0.068-0.12  
9-16 fl oz
  Apply to actively growing grasses. Maximum 64 fl oz/acre/year. Include 0.25% NIS/acre. 20-day PHI.

  sethoxydim
(POAST 1.5E)
  0.19-0.28  
1-1.5 pt
  Apply to actively growing grasses. Include 1 qt COC/acre. Maximum total of 4.5 pt/acre/season. 20-day PHI.

Emerged perennials   glyphosate
(ROUNDUP 4L)
  2-3  
2-3 qt
  Apply to emerged perennials before planting the crop. Wait 3 days before planting.