April 14, 2020 | By Rupp Seeds
Ideally, burndown herbicide applications should be made 4 to 6 weeks prior to planting. However, burndown applications may be delayed due to wet soils or poor environmental conditions. A late burndown application could occur a couple of weeks before or just a few days or hours in front of planting and crop emergence. A late burndown herbicide application is still important even if the typical application window is missed and planting is delayed due to weather conditions.
Find out answers to these questions and more in this issue of SeedScoop.
Benefits and Limitations of Late Burndown Herbicide