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Herbicides

Anthem® MAXX Herbicide in Corn and Soybeans

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Anthem® MAXX herbicide from FMC is a concentrated formulation that offers growers superior control and long-lasting residual control with a dramatically lower use rate in both corn and soybeans.

Anthem MAXX herbicide also provides growers a wide application window and helps them control a spectrum of broadleaves, including ALS-, triazine- and glyphosate-resistant weeds like waterhemp, Palmer pigweed and others. Tough grasses such as foxtails, crabgrass and fall panicum can’t keep up with its impressive residual either. 

Anthem MAXX herbicide comes in an easy-to-handle formulation that’s easily and effectively tank mixed with burndown, preplant and preemergence herbicides, glyphosate, post herbicides and liquid fertilizers. It often follows Authority® brand herbicides in soybeans to provide season long, overlapping residual coverage.

parameters corn  soybeans
Active Ingredient Pyroxasulfone + fluthiacet-methyl Pyroxasulfone + fluthiacet-methyl
Chemical Class Group 14 and 15 Group 14 and 15
Product Use Rates (fl. oz / A)

2.0 - 6.5

2.0 - 5.7

Application Timing

Preemergence through V4 corn stage. Preemergence through V6 soybean stage.

 

Restrictions

Do not apply more than 0.0089 lb. ai/A of fluthiacet-methyl or 0.266 lb. ai/A of pyroaxsulfone per acre in a 12-month cropping year including preplant burndown. Please see product label for a complete list of restrictions.  Do not apply more than 0.0089 lb. ai/A of fluthiacet-methyl or 0.266 lb. ai/A of pyroaxsulfone per acre in a 12-month cropping year including preplant burndown. Please see product label for a complete list of restrictions. 

 

PHI

Field, seed, silage, popcorn: 30 days forage; 70 days grain/stover. Sweet corn: 40 days forage, ears. 

60 days

Key Grasses Controlled

Barnyard grass, crabgrass spp., fall panicum, foxtail spp., goose grass, Italian ryegrass.  Barnyard grass, crabgrass spp., fall panicum, foxtail spp., goose grass, Italian ryegrass.

Key Broadleaves Controlled 

Eastern black nightshade, Palmer amaranth, prickly sida, waterhemp, pigweed spp. Eastern black nightshade, Palmer amaranth, prickly sida, waterhemp, pigweed spp.

Comparison of Anthem MAXX Herbicide to Other Group 15 Herbicides

 

Comparison

Labeled for both Corn and Soybeans

  • Preplant, preemergence and early postemergence application options.                                                   
  • Controls and suppresses key broadleaf weeds and grasses.
  • Controls weeds with resistance to glyphosate, triazines and ALS-inhibiting products

Corn Herbicide Programs

corn program products and rates
Preemergence One-Pass Program Anthem MAXX herbicide 4 fl. oz./A + mesotrione 6 fl. oz./A + atrazine 1.5 – 2.0 lbs./A + glyphosate 32 fl. oz./A
Early Postemergence One-Pass Program Anthem MAXX herbicide 4 fl. oz./A + mesotrione 3 fl. oz./A + atrazine 1.5 – 2.0 lbs./A + glyphosate 32 fl. oz./A
Two-Pass Program (PRE fb Early Post) Anthem MAXX herbicide 4 fl. oz./A + atrazine 1.5 – 2.0 lbs./A + glyphosate 32 fl. oz./A followed by mesotrione 3 fl. oz./A + atrazine 1.0 lb./A + glyphosate 32 fl. oz./A

Soybean Herbicide Programs

Can be used as a preplant, PPI, preemergence, or early post option. For early post option, use Anthem MAXX herbicide at 4 fl. oz./A plus a labeled and recommended use rate of one of the following (or similar) appropriate for the trait technology.

  • Roundup PowerMAX® herbicide
  • Liberty® herbicide
  • Dicamba formulation(s) approved for over-the-top applications in soybeans. 
  • Enlist One® herbicide or Enlist Duo® herbicide

Atrazine is a Restricted Use Pesticide. Always read and follow all label directions, precautions and restrictions for use. Some products may not be registered for sale or use in all states. FMC, the FMC logo, Anthem, and Authority are trademarks of FMC Corporation or an affiliate. Roundup PowerMAX and Warrant are trademarks of Bayer or an affiliate. Liberty and Outlook are trademarks of BASF. Enlist One and Enlist Duo are trademarks of Corteva AgriScience and its affiliated companies. Dual II Magnum is a trademark of a Syngenta Group Company. ©2022 FMC Corporation. All rights reserved. 01/22

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