Touchdown 360 (Syngenta Herbicide)
Touchdown is a non-selective, post-emergence, systemic herbicide used to control a broad spectrum of emerged grasses and weeds.
The active ingredient in Touchdown 360 Herbicide: Glyphosate potassium salt: 360 g/litre
Herbicide is active against a wide range of annual and perennial grasses, broadleaf weeds, woody brush, and tree weeds in agricultural, horticultural, and non-crop outlets.
Main Crops: Plantation crops: coffee, tea, Orchards: Citrus, Deciduous fruits, Sugarcane.
Mode of Action:
- Herbicide is absorbed into the plant through leaves and young/green stems.
- Weed growth stops within 24 hours of application with visual symptoms of control appearing over the next 5-14 days.
- Complete drying of weeds may take 3 weeks.
DIRECTIONS FOR USE
- Apply to actively growing weeds that are dust-free. Avoid spraying wet foliage.
- Avoid spray drift onto non-target plants.
- Rainfast in 3-6 hours under favourable conditions.
- Mix Touchdown 360 SL with clean, mud-free water and spray in 80-200 liters of water per hectare.
- Ensure good coverage of weeds.
- Avoid tank-mixes.
- Use a low spray pressure (100 – 200 kPa) and the correct (Flat fan Nozzle) nozzles to avoid spray drift
Precaution on Touchdown 360 Herbicide
- Use lower rates when weeds are in the early stages of growth
- Do not plant or cultivate within 7 – 10 days of spraying.
Package size: 1 litre
The benefits of using Touchdown 360 herbicide include:
- Controls a wide range of weeds. Touchdown is a non-selective herbicide, meaning that it kills both grasses and broadleaf weeds. It is also effective against annual and perennial weeds, as well as woody plants.
- Kills weeds quickly and effectively. Touchdown is absorbed by the leaves and stems of weeds and translocates to the roots and rhizomes, killing the entire plant. Weed control is typically visible within 7-10 days of application.
- Easy to use. Touchdown is a liquid herbicide that can be applied with a variety of spray equipment. It is also rain-fast within 1 hour of application, so you don’t have to worry about reapplying if it rains shortly after treatment.
- Affordable. Touchdown is a cost-effective herbicide that provides excellent weed control.
Here are some additional benefits of using Touchdown 360 herbicide:
- Flexibility: Touchdown can be used in a variety of settings, including agricultural, horticultural, and industrial. It can be used pre-plant, post-emergence, or for spot treatments.
- Versatility: Touchdown can be used to control weeds in a variety of crops, including soybeans, corn, wheat, rice, cotton, and sugarcane. It can also be used to control weeds in non-crop areas such as fence lines, roadsides, and ditch banks.
- Reliability: Touchdown is a reliable herbicide that has a long track record of success. It is backed by the Syngenta Guarantee, which means that you can be confident that it will perform as expected.
Overall, Touchdown is a versatile and effective herbicide that provides excellent weed control at an affordable price.