The Roundup Ready® Xtend Crop System is an advanced weed management system in the fight against resistant and tough-to-control weeds in soybeans and cotton. With advanced dicamba- and glyphosate-tolerant traits in soy and dicamba-, glyphosate- and glufosinate-tolerant traits in cotton, the Roundup Ready Xtend Crop System can help maximize weed control and the yield potential and quality of Roundup Ready 2 Xtend® soybeans and cotton with XtendFlex® technology.
Chris Kamienski, Monsanto technology development representative, and Lance Tarochione, CCA and Monsanto technical agronomist, review seed and herbicide product use and stewardship and weed control options in soybeans.
This presentation on application requirements is not a substitute for the product labeling. Always read and follow all product labeling.
XtendiMax™ herbicide with VaporGrip™ Technology
Good option to help manage glyphosate-resistant broadleaf weeds
Significant reduction in volatility potential compared to current dicamba formulations
Active ingredient: dicamba
Herbicide group: Group 4
Window of Application
28 days or less prior to planting
Preparing the sprayer
Use only TeeJet® TTI11004 nozzle with a maximum operating pressure of 63 psi
Preparing to spray
Apply 22 fl. oz./A of this product with each application
Control weeds when less than 4 inches tall
Scout fields before application
Maintain a downwind buffer between the last treated row and the closest downwind edge
Mixing and handling
Do not mix with any other chemicals
Minimum carrier volume of 10 GPA
Do not exceed 15 mph ground speed
3 – 10 mph winds are best
Spray boom height: do not exceed 24” above crop canopy
Triple-Rinse Clean-Out is Required
Scout fields after application
Report any incidence of non-performance
1 CEU in Pest Management Available. Visit the Certified Crop Adviser website to self-report your credit after viewing the webinar recording.
The Illinois Soybean Association (ISA) checkoff and membership programs represent more than 43,000 soybean farmers in Illinois. The checkoff funds market development, soybean production and government relations efforts, while the membership program, Illinois Soybean Growers (ISG) and the Illinois Soybean Growers PAC actively advocates for positive and impactful legislation for farmers at local, state and national levels. ISA upholds the interests of Illinois soybean farmers through promotion, advocacy, research and education with the vision of becoming a trusted partner of Illinois soybean farmers to ensure their profitability now and for future generations.