The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has approved the registration of Resicore XL Herbicide. The improved formulation of Resicore XL herbicide will be available for use in the 2023 growing season.
“Resicore XL herbicide offers increased crop safety and the widest application window of any Corteva Agriscience corn herbicide – along with the proven, powerful weed control that growers already know and love from corn. ‘Resicore herbicide,’ says Kelly White, US product manager, corn herbicides, Corteva Agroscience. “We are continually looking for new, innovative solutions that meet the needs of today’s growers, and Resicore XL herbicide does just that.”
Resicore XL herbicide builds on the success and proven weed control corn growers have come to expect from previous Resicore herbicide – the most widely used residual corn herbicide in the United States in 2019 and 2020.
Benefits of Resicore XL Herbicide include:
- Proven, powerful weed control. Resicore XL herbicide will give corn growers the power over weeds with three modes of action proven to control over 75 of the toughest broadleaf and grass weeds. The solution is potent against even the toughest weed varieties, including Palmer pigweed, water hemp, swallowtail and giant ragweed.
- A wider application window. Resicore XL herbicide provides the flexibility to adapt to a wide variety of weed control and agronomic programs with the widest application window of any corn herbicide in the Corteva Agriscience portfolio. Resicore XL herbicide can be applied pre-emergence to post-emergence on corn up to 24 inches in height. Farmers can also customize their application rates for increased application flexibility.
- Increased crop safety. Resicore XL herbicide is formulated for increased crop safety with encapsulated acetochlor. The reduced crop response will help farmers achieve maximum yield potential.
- Better compatibility with tank mixes. Resicore XL Herbicide exhibits greater tank mix compatibility with micronutrients, including UANs and ammonium thiosulfate (ATS). Additionally, the solution will allow farmers to customize their weed management with compatible products like atrazine, glyphosate and other corn herbicides.
Resicore XL is part of Corteva Agriscience’s broad portfolio of crop protection solutions designed to meet customer needs.
Local retailers will have the most up-to-date information on the availability of Resicore XL Herbicide in your area. To learn more about this solution, visit ResicoreXL.com.