Postemergence Directed Spray

paraquat (Gramoxone Inteon, Parazone 3SL)

Rate 0.5 lb cation/a (1 to 2 pints/a)

Time Apply when corn is at least 10 inches tall with nozzles arranged to spray no higher than the lower 3 inches of corn stalks.

Remarks Apply by ground in at least 20 gal/a water, and add a nonionic surfactant or crop oil concentrate.

Caution A restricted-use herbicide. Corn plants shorter than 10 inches (measured from soil surface to top of whorl) may be injured and may not recover.

Site of action Group 22: photosystem I electron diversion

Chemical family Bipyridilium