Ametrin 500 SC

Ametrin 500 SC

Pre-emergence and post-emergence selective herbicide against annual dicotyledonous and gramineous weeds.
Active ingredient prometrin, 500 g/l
Formulation suspension concentrate
Packing 20 L
Mode of action Active ingredient inhibits photosynthesis of sensitive weeds. The product is absorbed both by sprouts and roots of germinating weeds if it is used before sprouting.
Crop Dose rate, l/ha Weed Terms of application
Parsley, Fennel, Celery 2 - 3 Annual dicotyledonous and gramineous weeds         Spraying the soil before sowing, before emergence of seedlings or in phase of 1-2 true leaves
Coriander 2 - 3 Spraying the soil before emergence of seedlings or in phase of 2-3 true leaves
Sunflower 2,5 - 3 Spraying the soil before planting, during planting and after planting but before the emergence of crop
Soy 2,5 - 3,5 Spraying the soil before planting, during planting and after planting but before the emergence of crop
Bean 3 Spraying the soil in 2-3 days before the crops emergence
Potato 2 - 3,5 Spraying the soil before planting, during planting and before the emergence of crop
Dried peas, Garlic 2,5 - 3 Spraying the soil before the emergence of the crop
Carrot 1,5 - 3 Spraying the soil before sowing, before emergence of seedlings or in phase of 1-2 true leaves
Maize 2 - 3,5 Spraying the soil before planting, during planting and before the emergence of crop

To expend the range of action Ametrin 500 SC can be mixed with other soil-applied herbicides (a.i. acetochlor, metolachlor). However, the agents must be checked for compatibility in each case.

  • dose rate of the product depends on the mechanical composition of the soil and potential infestation. A minimum recommended dose is used for thin-humous, psammitic soils, loamy and for the soil with high humus content, the maximum recommended dose is used;
  • high-quality pre-sowing soil handling is a basic requirement for the best effect;
  • it is recommended to apply the agent to a depth of 2-3 cm in case of dry weather conditions or if there is a lack of soil moisture;
  • after the agent has been applied do not carry out row cultivation – it reduces the impact on weeds.
  • long-term protective effect (for 6-10 weeks), it depends on the soil, climate and doze rate of the product;
  • provides a reliable protection of crops due to the wide range of actions on the annual dicotyledonous weeds;
  • perfect partner for mixtures with other soil herbicides;
  • no effect on the following crops in rotation.

Field bindweed (species), melilot, ivy-leaved speedwell, shepherd's purse, galinsoga, field mustard, betony, thorn apple, winterweed, stinging nettle, prickly grass, pigweed, common coltsfoot, palm-grass (species), common sow thistle (shoots from seeds), corn chamomile, field penny-cress, spurrey, beggar-ticks, smooth pigweed.