Diflufenican

Main Crops

Winter cereals, Spring Barley.

Class

Pyridine

Mode of action

Diflufenican is a selective contact and residual herbicide, absorbed principally by the shoots of germinating seedlings, with limited translocation.

Site of action

Potent and specific inhibitor of phytoene dehydrogenase, a key enzyme of carotenoid biosynthesis.

Timing

Pre and Post-emergence.

Target

Broad-leaved weeds.

Molecular formula / Molecular weight

C19H11F5N2O2 / 394.3

Formulations

Straight products 
a. Diflufenican 500g/L (SC)

Technical product

98% a.i. min

Main Trademarks

Lyskamm