TWINAX® Xtra herbicide with built-in adjuvant

TWINAX XTRA crop safety and compatibility trial - Mid-Canterbury
TWINAX XTRA crop safety and compatibility trial - Mid-Canterbury

TWINAX® Xtra herbicide is an improved formulation of TWINAX® with a built-in adjuvant package designed for optimum uptake and improved activity on key grass weeds, including wild oats.

Key benefits

  • Faster brown-out of susceptible grass weeds, reducing crop competition and protecting yield.

  • Better efficacy, particularly under sub-optimal conditions compared to other Group A herbicides.

  • Improved tank mix compatibility.

  • More convenient to use, with no need for an additional adjuvant.

  • Rainfast in just 30 minutes.

TWINAX® Xtra herbicide contains 50 g/litre Pinoxaden (compared to standard TWINAX® containing 100 g/litre) combined with 12.5 g/litre cloquintocet-methyl (crop safener).

TWINAX® Xtra herbicide is approved for the control of wild oats, annual ryegrass and phalaris in wheat and barley.

The use rate for the control Wild Oats is 500 mL/ha; and for Annual Ryegrass and Phalaris control the rate is 600 mL/ha.

TWINAX® Xtra herbicide also controls some perennial ryegrasses established from seed in the first season, but not perennial ryegrass re-growth from root chips.

It does not control: Annual Poa (Poa annua), Brome grasses (Bromus spp.), Vulpia hair grasses (Vulpia spp.) or Couch (Elytriga repens).

Syngenta DEFY® 3D nozzles are recommended for applying TWINAX® Xtra herbicide. These uniquely angled nozzles can double coverage on small grass weeds compared to standard vertical flat-fan nozzles.

Best results will be achieved when TWINAX® Xtra herbicide is applied to small grass weeds between the three leaf and prior to first node weed growth stages (GS 13-30).

Always apply TWINAX® Xtra to actively growing grass weeds. If weeds are under stress from frost, drought or waterlogging, delay application until the weeds and crop are actively growing.

For more information on new improved TWINAX® Xtra herbicide, including compatibility data click here.