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Focus herbicide is a breakthrough chemistry that delivers superior lasting residual weed control. Besides being a grass herbicide it has broadleaf weed activity making it an ideal pre-plant/pre-emergence solution to help fight weed resistance and to maximize yield.

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“Focus® Herbicide is a co-pack of separately registered active ingredients, see individual product labels for a list of weeds controlled.” 

Quick Facts

  • Preplant/Preemergence solution for weed resistance
  • Removes weeds early
  • Long residual protection
  • Active on a broad spectrum of grasses and broadleaves
  • Ideal partner for resistance management
  • Excellent crop safety
  • Low use rates

Chemical Group: Group 14, Group 15.

Registered and Supported Tank Mixes: Focus® herbicide can be mixed with one or more herbicide products, provided that the tank mix product labels do not prohibit such mixing. Follow the most restrictive label for all products used.

Timing: Focus® herbicide can be applied pre-plant or pre-emergence. Requires minimum ½” moisture, at once, for activation. Focus® herbicide can be applied in early spring or fall. Should be planted a minimum 2.5 cm deep for wheat, corn and lentils; 4 cm deep for soybeans.

Crop Rotation:

Rotational Crop Replant Interval (months)
Spring and winter wheat Anytime
Field corn Anytime
Soybeans Anytime
Lentils Anytime

 

Application Information:

Apply pre-plant or post-seed (up to three (3) days after seeding). Application early (pre-plant) increases early activation potential, by spring showers. Post-seed application should be considered in higher disturbance seeding operations.

  • Apply at 33 or 40 ac/jug, based on soil characteristics.
  • Apply with or without glyphosate. Apply with glyphosate if weeds are actively growing.
  • Apply only once per 12-month period.
  • Focus® herbicide controls weeds germinating within soil barrier.

 

Rates and Packaging: 4 x 4.5 L jugs per case. Each 4.5 L jug treats 33 (136 mL/ac) or 40 (112.5 mL/ac) acres per jug.

Surfactant: Surfactant not needed when mixed with glyphosate.

Water Volume: 10 gal/ac.

Rainfastness: N/A.

Tank Mixtures: Fill spray tank one-half to two-thirds full with water. With agitator operatingadd the recommended amount of ingredients using the WAMLEGS order:

Wettable powders, dispersible granules, soluble granules (WG, DF, SG, WP, SP)

Agitate tank mix thoroughly

Micro-encapsulated suspensions (ME)

Liquid flowables and suspensions (SC, SL, SN, Li, SU, SE)

Emulsifiable concentrate formulations (EC)

Fill spray tank nearly full with water

Glyphosate formulations

Surfactants

Complete filling the spray tank to the desired level

AB, BC, MB, NB, NS, ON, PE, QC, SK

  • Corn - Field
  • Soybeans
  • Spring Wheat
  • Winter Wheat
  • Barnyardgrass
  • Cleavers
  • Common Waterhemp
  • Downy Brome
  • Foxtail - Green
  • Foxtail - Yellow
  • Foxtail Barley (suppression)
  • Foxtail Giant (suppression)
  • Green Pigweed
  • Italian Ryegrass
  • Japanese Brome
  • Kochia (suppression)
  • Lamb's Quarters (suppression)
  • Large Crabgrass
  • Redroot Pigweed
  • Stinkweed
  • Velvet leaf
  • Wild Buckwheat (suppression)
  • Wild Mustard (suppression)
  • Wild oats (suppression)
  • Wormseed Mustard