"Raptor controls a similar spectrum of broadleaf weeds as Pursuit but many more grass weeds. The use of trade names or products does not indicate the promotion of products, these are strictly used for educational purposes. Raptor (imazamox) plus Basagran (bentazon) is one of the most popular post-emergence herbicide treatments applied to dry edible beans. <> Pursuit® should be applied for seedling alfalfa at the 2nd trifoliate stage and when there is less than 3” of growth in established alfalfa. Oil adjuvant is required. Pursuit® and Raptor® are both Group 2 herbicides that can be used on established or seedling alfalfa. Chemical control is also an option for broadleaf and grassy weeds in both newly seeded and established stands. Can be combined with bromoxynil (Buctril), 2,4-DB (Butyrac), imazethapyr (Pursuit), and imazamox (Raptor) herbicides. Apply before significant alfalfa growth or regrowth (3 inches) to allow Raptor to reach target weeds. Chateau® Herbicide SW application can take place before the alfalfa is 6” tall, application after this timing could lead to damage on trifoliate. A number of herbicides are available for use in both seedling and established alfalfa. Raptor. Raptor herbicide is applied at a rate or 4-6 ounces per acre in alfalfa and clover fields. Both products can be applied to control grassy weeds between 2 to 6” with a 15-day restriction on feeding, grazing, or harvest following application of either Arrow® or Select Max®. <>/Metadata 795 0 R/ViewerPreferences 796 0 R>> Roundup Ready® Alfalfa varieties have made herbicide treatment of challenging weeds much easier, especially in fields with actively growing alfalfa. This research report discusses some of the findings from research trials conducted at the University of Wyoming with Pursuit since 1985. The 2 pt/A rate can be used on all varieties. Raptor Label Raptor MSDS. WEED CONTROL IN ALFALFA WITH PURSUIT Stephen D. Miller and Paul J. Ogg Pursuit®, a newly registered herbicide developed by American Cyanamid, is one of the herbicide options available for weed control in seedling as well as established alfalfa. Canopy, Classic), and prosulfuron (eg. "Raptor is in the same chemical family as Pursuit and will become the primary herbicide choice for alfalfa growers in years to come," said Canevari. Raptor® herbicide, a soluble liquid, is a postemergence herbicide to control and suppress many broadleaf and grass weeds and sedges, as listed in this label. Yield loss from herbicide injury • 5-20% yield ... •Herbicides will improve alfalfa yield IF stand density is adequate •Herbicides may improve forage quality The broad-spectrum legume specialist Raptor combines excellent crop safety with high levels of both grass and broadleaf weed control. View the product label for Raptor Herbicide from BASF Ag Products. Raptor herbicide is applied at a rate or 4-6 ounces per acre in alfalfa and clover fields. Poor wild mustard control. PRODUCT SUGGESTION: We now carry Imox (generic Raptor) in qts and gallons. Control is best when alfalfa is in the 3rd trifoliolate leaf stage and grass weeds are between 2-6 inches tall, growing vigorously before tillers develop. Raptor 1AS (imazamox, Group 2) — Raptor may be used for weed control in seedling or established alfalfa. The mode of weed-killing activity involves uptake of Raptor by foliage and/or weed roots and rapid translocation to the growing points. Apply Raptor at 4 to 6 fl oz/A plus adjuvants to small, actively growing weeds and to established alfalfa in the fall or in the spring. Do not use on alfalfa under stress. •Velpar + Gramoxone or Sencor + Gramoxone applied in February or early March before spring greenup are the best option for winter annual weeds in the Intermountain region •Flumioxazin (Chateau) is a newer option for winter weed control; It hasn’t proven superior to … herbicides and new chemistries were tested for their efficacy in this trial. AIM® can be used in-between cuttings up to 3” of growth, with a pre-harvest interval of 21 days. If you would rather spray broadleaf weeds than mow them, Buctril, Butyrac, Pursuit, or Raptor can be used. Raptor®herbicide, a soluble liquid, is a postemergence herbicide to control and suppress many broadleaf and grass weeds and sedges, as listed in this label. Like Pursuit, Raptor performance is … Raptor 1AS (imazamox, Group 2) - Raptor may be used for weed control in seedling or established alfalfa. UNL web framework and quality assurance provided by the, Apply to the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, Give to the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Strengthening Nebraska's Agricultural Economy, Ben Beckman - Assistant Extension Educator. herbicide treatment might be necessary to combat some weed problems. endobj These herbicides control most small broadleaf weeds, although results will be inconsistent with over three inches tall. Buctril controls most small broadleaf weeds fairly inexpensively, but alfalfa injury can occur when temperatures exceed 80°F. Herbicide Product/A (ai/A) Weeds When to Apply Remarks and Paragraph. Any application should be made before Velpar ® is an important tool for managing herbicide resistant weeds. Pursuit® in particular can provide residual control for several weeks post application. graze or harvest spring-treated alfalfa for 30 days and fall-treated for 60 days after treatment. Postemergence—Seedling Alfalfa (First Season) Various. The mode of weed-killing activity involves uptake of Raptor by foliage and/or weed roots and rapid transloca-tion to the growing points. Pursuit® and Raptor® are two good post-emergent options that tend to cause less alfalfa injury and may be a better options for fields with growing alfalfa plants. Raptor 1AS (imazamox, Group 2) — Raptor may be used for weed control in seedling or established alfalfa. Increasing the height when mowing can be a good strategy as well. If spraying herbicide is needed to knock out stubborn grass and broadleaf plants in one shot that keep coming back after multiple mowings, Raptor herbicide is one of my favorite herbicides to use on pure clover stands along with clover/chicory plots and alfalfa food plots. Raptor is a Selective postemergence herbicide that can be applied to seedling alfalfa, which has reached the two trifoliolate leaf stage, and weeds -3” in size. PPI. ALFALFA ESTABLISHMENT, No Companion Crop . Home; Submission; Registration; Venue; Organizers; Presenters; Proceedings; Gallery. Raptor herbicide, a soluble liquid, is a postemergence herbicide to control and suppress many broadleaf and grass weeds and sedges, as listed in this label. Apply Raptor at 4 to 6 fl oz/A plus adjuvants to small, actively growing weeds and to established alfalfa in the fall or in the spring. • The active ingredient in RAPTOR is imazamox, which belongs to Group B. These are more expensive options, but can provide control of particularly challenging weed problems. Growers are looking at the most proven herbicide around: Pursuit herbicide. stream Cost is less per acre than Clethodim and Butyrac 200 and can be applied in one application instead of the normal two. Application Alfalfa Total Herbicide Time Rate Injury Yield Forage (%) (lb/A) (lb/A) Treflan PPI 1.5 pt 12 901 7535 Pursuit+NIS+N FP 1.44 oz 0 2707 3392 Raptor+NIS+N FP 4 oz 0 3038 3281 Apply Raptor at 4 to 6 fl oz/A plus adjuvants to small, actively growing weeds and to established alfalfa in the fall or in the spring. If dairy quality hay is the goal, then cost of the treatment will likely be worth the expense. Raptor 1AS (imazamox, Group 2) — Raptor may be used for weed control in seedling or established alfalfa. ACTIVE CONSTITUENT: 700 g/kg IMAZAMOX. Established Alfalfa Herbicide Options Herbicide Rate Cost (product/acre) ($/acre) Postemergence Treatments: Butyrac 1 - 3 qt 8.00 - 24.00 Poast Plus 1 - 2.25 pt 6.50 - 14.50 Select 6 – 8 oz 9.50 - 15.00 Pursuit 3 - 6 oz 12.50 - 25.00 Raptor 4 - 6 oz 17.00 - 26.00 Gramoxone Inteon 16 … In established alfalfa stands AIM® and Chateau® Herbicide SW are other options that could be used for post-emergent control only in established stands. Reichman Sales & Service PO Box 698 - Toluca, IL 61369 Phone: 815-452-2665 Fax: 815-452-2837 Do not use if atrazine was applied within the previous 12 months. Apply Raptor at 4 to 6 fl oz/A plus adjuvants to small, actively growing weeds and to established alfalfa in the fall or in the spring. This product is not intended for alfalfa grass mixtures and do not apply this product within 25 days of planting or grazing. Raptor Herbicide EPA Registration Number 241-379 Application dated June 1,2010 ... For use on alfalfa, beans (dry), chicory, ... after a Raptor application may improve general weed control. Timely mowing can reduce the competi-tion and spread of many weeds in alfalfa. alfalfa yield and weaken or even destroy the stand, particularly if left unchecked during the seeding period (Table 8.1). Treatment 8 days apart 10/01 Raptor herbicide UCD Workgroup Alfalfa . endobj So whether you're producing premium lucerne hay, legume-based pasture, field peas, soybeans or peanuts, you can use this highly concentrated Group B herbicide to control problem weeds like barley grass and brome grass. Any application should be made before significant alfalfa growth or regrowth (3 inches) to allow Raptor to reach the target weeds. Small batch Sprayers. ACTIVE CONSTITUENT: 700 g/kg IMAZAMOX. 4 0 obj This gives them a head start in the spring, when they begin growing quickly as temperatures warm. 10163-283. NET CONTENTS: 250 g, 1 kg, 2.5 kg, 5 kg. Imox is a grass and broadleaf herbicide with superior broadleaf control and has some residual effect as well. Sinbar herbicide controls approximately 60 broadleaf weeds including several that are tolerant to glyphosate and other overused herbicides in specialty crops such as mint, blueberries, apples and sugarcane. EPTC may provide better broad spectrum weed control. �N~$.�}lm�$��*���DHh�'N�H8iEF�S4��. %PDF-1.5 "Raptor is in the same chemical family as Pursuit and will become the primary herbicide choice for alfalfa growers in years to come," said Canevari. For the control of downy bromegrass and annual bluegrass, Arrow® or Select Max® can be used as a post-emergent application in seedling and established alfalfa. Apply Raptor at 4 to 6 fl oz/A plus adjuvants to small, actively growing weeds and to established alfalfa in the fall or in the spring. If you expect those high temperatures when you spray, it might be better to use Butyrac, Pursuit, or Raptor. Any application should be made before significant alfalfa growth or regrowth (3 inches) to allow Raptor to reach the target weeds. Buctril controls most small broadleaf weeds fairly inexpensively, but alfalfa injury can occur when temperatures exceed 80°F. When organophosphate (such as Lorsban~ insecticide) Incorporate immediately after application. The tough part is mistakes early in the season can cost you all year long. Growers are looking at the most proven herbicide around: Pursuit® herbicide. Pursuit®, a newly registered herbicide developed by American Cyanamid, is one of the herbicide options available for weed control in seedling as well as established alfalfa. These herbicides also control most small broadleaf weeds, but weeds must be Apply in fall or spring to seedling alfalfa with at least 4 trifoliate leaves and to weeds at or before the 4-leaf stage or 2 inches in height (whichever is first). Store in the closed original container in a … For the post-emergence control of certain annual grass and broadleafed weeds in field peas, legume-based pastures, lucerne, peanuts and soybeans, as specified in the DIRECTIONS FOR USE table. Control is reduced when grasses are moisture-stressed. However, as with any herbicide application, target plant size is important. One of the main purposes for adding Basagran to Raptor is to “safen” (decrease crop response) dry beans from Raptor applications alone. This information is for reference only. RAPTOR® WG HERBICIDE Label Page APVMA Approval No 50854/56996 (V010813) Page 2 of 11 . With alfalfa, you get the chance for multiple harvests each year. For newly seeded alfalfa stands mowing can be good a control option for broadleaf weeds. Can be combined with sethoxydim (Poast), clethodim (Select Max), bromoxynil (Buctril), imazamox (Raptor), or 2,4-DB (Butyrac) herbicides. common weed control practices for alfalfa are with mechanical and chemical means. You notice that the weeds in your alfalfa stand are too big for 2,4-DB, Raptor, Pursuit, and Buctril (have to be 1-3-inches or less) and some of the alfalfa seedlings are too small for these herbicides (have to be at least at second trifoliate leaf). After Raptor … It is a Group 5 herbicide that contains the active ingredient hexazinone, providing a different mode of action than many other popular products. Approx 1 tsp per gallon to cover 1000 sq ft plus 1 oz Nitro-Surf. Plants like henbit, pennycress, shepherd’s purse, mustard, annual bluegrass, and cheatgrass are often a problem that seem to magically appear in alfalfa stands every spring. In older alfalfa fields, weeds are quick to fill in open spaces when stands decline. • Resistance to the alfalfa weevil • Excellent honey production • Good drought tolerance • Extremely winterhardy and frost tolerant • Fixes atmospheric Nitrogen • Low phosphorus requirement • Non-invasive species. In established stands, we first must decide if weed pressure is worth the cost of an herbicide treatment. 4: 0 (Raptor) 4–6 fl oz : WSSA MODE-OF-ACTION GROUP NUMBER 1: 2 Pursuit vs Butyrac for Alfalfa weed control - posted in Weed and Pest Management: I talked to the place where I buy my chemicals today on what there opinion was on whether pursuit or butyrac would be better to use on my seedling alfalfa. A few sensitive weeds such as eastern black nightshade and redroot pigweed are labeled up to 5 inches in height at higher rates of Raptor. Buctril also needs to be applied when temperatures are below 80 o F and the weather can easily fluctuate at this time of year. Alfalfa Seed Treatment Seeds Cotton Planting Forecasting Stoneville ... With the range of seed varieties and genetics from BASF, you can choose the seed with defense packages and herbicide … It is the responsibility of the user to verify the product is registered and appropriate for use in a given state Alfalfa and other forage crops are sensitive to low concentrations of herbicides that contain atrazine (eg. These herbicides are used alone or in tank-mix combinations depending on the weed species present. After all, it is still the same plant that is producing each crop. Information has been adapted from the 2020 Guide for Weed, Disease, and Insect Management in Nebraska. Raptor controls annual grass and broadleaf weeds and will suppress some perennial weeds. Always read and follow label instructions, specifically for feeding/grazing/harvest restrictions. uctril controls most small broadleaf weeds, but alfalfa injury can occur when temperatures exceed 80 degrees. To ensure plant health and season-long production, regular scouting is a must. Also, it is important to note that the trial was only conducted on one field over one year. Eptam ® 7E herbicide provides excellent weed control in potatoes, beans (green or dry), alfalfa and other crops.. EPA Reg. Label guidelines recommend treatment of weeds before they exceed 4” in height. Do not use if grain or grass crop is to be planted with alfalfa. Control is best when broadleaf weeds and some grass weeds are less than 3 inches in height and growing vigorously. No. Also note that not all glyphosate products may be labeled for use in alfalfa. Like Pursuit, Raptor performance is … COMMENTS: Weeds must be smaller than 2 inches tall or wide and receive 0.5 inch rainfall or irrigation to be effective post emergence. NET CONTENTS: 250 g, 1 kg, 2.5 kg, 5 kg. With Pursuit, you'll get proven, relentless control of the toughest broadleaf weeds and … At least 8 fluid ounces per acre of Basagran 4L is needed to safen dry beans from Raptor applications. 2 0 obj Prowl H2O® is another product that can be used on seedling and established alfalfa as a post-emergent application. Scouting in early spring is the best way to categorize current weed problems and those that may become issues later in the season and into the following year. Weeds have a large effect on forage quality. Herbicide Trials The Renz Lab conducts herbicide field trials with the goal of improving management outcomes in natural areas, pollinator plantings, pastures, and perennial crops. If spraying herbicide is needed to knock out stubborn grass and broadleaf plants in one shot that keep coming back after multiple mowings, Raptor herbicide is one of my favorite herbicides to use on pure clover stands along with clover/chicory plots and alfalfa food plots. 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